Gender Disrupted: Jesus as a “Man” in the Fourfold Gospel

Brittany E. Wilson

Article Type: Article

Publication Date: 1/4/2016

Issue: Masculinity (Vol. 36, No 1, Winter, 2016)

By his very nature, Jesus upsets the polarity of “human” and “divine,” as well as “male” and “female.” Because Jesus is God in human flesh, Jesus disrupts our preconceived categories, including our conception of gender, for Jesus embodies this categorical disruption within his very body.

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