Queering Wesley, Queering the Church

Queering Wesley, Queering the Church Author(s):  Keegan Osinski Publication date: 2021 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing, Contemporary Christian practice and experience, Devotional writing, History, Spirituality, and Theology Topic(s): Healing/growing into wholeness, Inclusive Christianity, Queer theology, and Spirituality Especially suitable for: Clergy and Methodists Fifty years after Stonewall, the experiences of LGBTQ+ …

Their Own Receive Them Not

Their Own Receive Them Not Author(s):  Horace L Griffin Publication date: 2006 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Contemporary Christian practice and experience, History, and Studies in Religion Topic(s): Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people and Journeys towards acceptance Especially suitable for: African-Americans and Clergy In Their Own Receive Them Not, Griffin provides …

The Marriage of Likeness

The Marriage of Likeness Author(s):  John Boswell Publication date: 1996 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing, History, Polemic, and Studies in Religion Topic(s): Church order and discipline, Same-sex relationships, and Studies in Religion Especially suitable for: Academics and Those who are undecided about the homosexuality issue In this book, John Boswell proves …

The Lesbian and Gay Christian Movement

The Lesbian and Gay Christian Movement Author(s):  Sean Gill Publication date: 1998 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): History Topic(s): Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, LGBT+ activism, and Same-sex relationships Especially suitable for: Activists Founded in 1976, the Lesbian and Gay Christian Movement (LGCM) used to be the largest and most prominent …

Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality

Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality Author(s):  John Boswell Publication date: 2015 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing and History Topic(s): Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, Homosexuality in the Bible, Sex and sexuality in Ancient Rome, and Studies in Religion Especially suitable for: Academics John Boswell’s National Book Award-winning study of …

Going to Heaven

Going to Heaven Author(s):  Elizabeth Adams Publication date: 2006 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): History, Memoir/autobiography, and Spirituality Topic(s): Accepting one’s sexuality, Church order and discipline, Coming out, Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, Healing/growing into wholeness, Inclusive Christianity, Pastoral issues, Same-sex relationships, and Spirituality Especially suitable for: Anglicans, Clergy, Those struggling …

Homoeroticism in the Biblical World

Homoeroticism in the Biblical World Author(s):  Martti Nissinen Publication date: 2004 Standpoint: 0 Not yet classified Genre(s): Academic writing, History, and Studies in Religion Topic(s): Gender identity, Homosexuality in the Bible, Sex and sexuality in Ancient Rome, and Studies in Religion Especially suitable for: Academics Nissinen’s award-winning book surveys attitudes in the ancient world toward …

Humane Christianity

Humane Christianity Author(s):  Alan Bartlett Publication date: 2005 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing, Contemporary Christian practice and experience, History, Spirituality, and Theology Topic(s): Biblical studies, Ethics, Gender identity, Inclusive Christianity, Pastoral issues, and Spirituality Especially suitable for: Academics Humane Christianity examines how the institutional church, which should be a shining example …

Love Between Women

Love Between Women Author(s):  Bernadette J Brooten Publication date: 2009 Standpoint: 0 Not yet classified Genre(s): Academic writing and History Topic(s): Same-sex relationships and Sex and sexuality in Ancient Rome Especially suitable for: Academics and Lesbians Love Between Women examines female homoeroticism and the role of women in the ancient Roman world. Employing an unparalleled …

Other Voices, Other Worlds

Other Voices, Other Worlds Author(s):  Terry Brown Publication date: 2006 Standpoint: 0 Not yet classified Genre(s): Academic writing, Contemporary Christian practice and experience, History, Studies in Religion, and Theology Topic(s): African Christianity, Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, Politics, Same-sex relationships, and Studies in Religion Especially suitable for: Academics and Anglicans Leading Anglican writers …