Clerical Celibacy: The Heritage

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Bloomsbury Academic, Apr 19, 2006 - Religion - 288 pages
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Protestant scholar Phipps (emeritus, Davis & Elkins Coll.) is, to put it mildly, unimpressed with the Roman Catholic discipline of clerical celibacy, calling it diseased, inhumane, and anachronistic ... Read full review

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William Phipps is Professor Emeritus of Religion and Philosophy, Davis and Elkins College. His numerous books on sexual themes in biblical and church history include Genesis and Gender, Was Jesus Married? and Influential Theologians on Wo/Man. He lives in Richmond, Virginia.

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