The Right True End of Love

The Right True End of Love Author(s):  Stephen Ross White Publication date: 2005 Standpoint: 2 Moderately inclusive Genre(s): Academic writing, Ethics, and Theology Topic(s): Ethics, Same-sex relationships, and Scripture/tradition/reason Especially suitable for: Academics, Theological educators, and Therapists and pastors In this thoughtful and provocative book, Stephen White begins with the premise that the church is …

Imitating Jesus

Imitating Jesus Author(s):  Richard A Burridge Publication date: 2007 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing, Ethics, and Theology Topic(s): Accepting one’s sexuality, Biblical studies, Ethics, Homosexuality in the Bible, and Same-sex relationships Especially suitable for: Academics, Therapists and pastors, Those struggling to accept their sexuality or gender identity, and Those who are …

Sexuality and the Christian Body

Sexuality and the Christian Body Author(s):  Eugene F Rogers, Jr Publication date: 1999 Standpoint: 2 Moderately inclusive Genre(s): Academic writing, Ethics, and Theology Topic(s): Biblical studies, Homosexuality in the Bible, Marriage and relationships, and Same-sex relationships Especially suitable for: Academics Sexuality and the Christian Body addresses the challenges to traditional Christianity by gay and lesbian …

Just Love

Just Love Author(s):  Margaret A Farley Publication date: 2006 Standpoint: 2 Moderately inclusive Genre(s): Academic writing and Ethics Topic(s): Ethics and Marriage and relationships Especially suitable for: Academics, Catholics, and Therapists and pastors An excellent work by a leading Roman Catholic feminist and ethicist, written with flair, clarity, and absence of jargon. The many changing …

Covenant and Calling

Covenant and Calling Author(s):  Robert Song Publication date: 2014 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing, Ethics, and Theology Topic(s): Biblical studies, Marriage and relationships, and Same-sex relationships Especially suitable for: Academics and Those who are undecided about the homosexuality issue No other issue in recent times has proved as potentially divisive for …

Towards a Theology of Same-Sex Marriage

Towards a Theology of Same-Sex Marriage Author(s):  Clare Herbert Publication date: 2020 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing, Contemporary Christian practice and experience, Ethics, and Theology Topic(s): Biblical studies, Equal marriage, Ethics, Inclusive Christianity, Liberation Theology, Marriage and relationships, Queer theology, and Same-sex relationships Especially suitable for: Theological educators, Clergy, and Therapists …

The Ethics of Sex

The Ethics of Sex Author(s):  Mark D Jordan Publication date: 2001 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing, Ethics, History, and Theology Topic(s): Ethics Especially suitable for: Academics The topic of sexual ethics and interest in sexuality in theology generally, has grown considerably in recent years. Mark Jordan has written a provocative and …

The Intimate Connection

The Intimate Connection Author(s):  James B Nelson Publication date: 1988 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing, Ethics, and Spirituality Topic(s): Ethics, Healing/growing into wholeness, and Spirituality Especially suitable for: Academics, Gay men, and Those struggling to accept their sexuality or gender identity In recent decades, men have begun to question seriously their …

The Invention of Sodomy in Christian Theology

The Invention of Sodomy in Christian Theology Author(s):  Mark D Jordan Publication date: 1997 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing, Ethics, History, and Theology Topic(s): Church order and discipline, Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, and Ethics Especially suitable for: Academics, Theological educators, and Catholics In this startling original work of …

Scripture, Ethics, and the Possibility of Same-Sex Relationships

Scripture, Ethics, and the Possibility of Same-Sex Relationships Author(s):  Karen R. Keen Publication date: 2018 Standpoint: 2 Moderately inclusive Genre(s): Academic writing, Ethics, History, and Theology Topic(s): Biblical studies, Ethics, Homosexuality in the Bible, Pastoral issues, and Scripture/tradition/reason Especially suitable for: Academics, Evangelicals, and Those struggling to accept their sexuality or gender identity “When it …