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All-male images of God are hierarchical images rooted in the unequal relation between women and men. Once women no longer relate to men as patriarchal fathers, lords, and kings in society, these images become religiously inadequate. Instead of evoking the reality of God, they block it.

Nun Elizabeth Johnson, in her book The Quest for the Living God.

She was recently profiled by Buzzfeed.

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