The Church of Sweden is going to stop referring to God as a man

The Muslim Times’ Chief Editor’s comments

Jesus was a man, so calling God gender neutral is a movement in the direction of calling God the Father (or God the Mother) as the only God and the Creator of the universe, certainly a movement in the right direction

SWEDISH CHURCH TO START USING GENDER-NEUTRAL TERMS TO REFER TO GOD

Source: The Independent

By Sabrina Barr

High-ranking Swedish clergy have expanded on the Church of Sweden’s recent announcement that it plans to stop referring to God as a man, instead opting to use gender-neutral terms.

Lena Sjostrand, the chaplain of Lund Cathedral, said the changes are going to take place in order to keep up with the more inclusive nature of contemporary society.

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