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Durham University

Department of Theology and Religion


Publication details for Professor Gerard Loughlin

Loughlin, Gerard (2018). "Being Creature, Becoming Human: Contesting Oliver O'Donovan on Transgender, Identity and the Body". ABC Religion & Ethics

Author(s) from Durham


For Oliver O'Donovan, the 'transsexual' ignores their true form, willing to become the sex they are not. But to be gendered is to be caught up into becoming - not a strange idea for Christian theology.