You could call me a feminist, if indeed you agree with certain proponents of feminist ideology, but labeling men “feminists” might be the worst kind of misnomer, as many others have pointed out.
A basic premise of feminism considers women’s experiences to be both valid and authoritative. Theological feminism, specifically, refers to the unique perspectives that the group of mostly white, middle-class women bring to God-talk. The term simply does not apply to men. We can support and celebrate feminist theology, but to pretend that we can produce or participate in feminist theological discussion is to perpetuate some of the problems that various feminist movements oppose in the first place. Read more “We Need A Better Term For Male Feminists”