The Grace of Coming Home

The Grace of Coming Home by Melanie Morrison Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Memoir/autobiography, Polemic, Spirituality, and Theology Topic(s): Accepting one’s sexuality, Coming out, Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, Healing/growing into wholeness, Inclusive Christianity, and Journeys towards acceptance Especially suitable for: Activists In a time of rancorous debate over gender and …

The Ethics of Sex

The Ethics of Sex by Mark D Jordan 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 stimulating introduction to …

The Exuberant Church

The Exuberant Church by Barbara Glasson Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Contemporary Christian practice and experience, Spirituality, Studies in Religion, and Theology Topic(s): Coming out, Inclusive Christianity, Queer theology, Spirituality, and Studies in Religion Especially suitable for: Clergy Barbara Glasson has since worked with lesbian, gay and transgendered Christians, with survivors of childhood …

The Bible, the Church and Homosexuality

The Bible, the Church and Homosexuality by Nicholas Coulton Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing and Theology Topic(s): Biblical studies, Homosexuality in the Bible, Same-sex relationships, and Scripture/tradition/reason Especially suitable for: Theological educators and Those who are undecided about the homosexuality issue The Bible, the Church and Homosexuality is intended to reach …

What the Bible Really Teaches

What the Bible Really Teaches by Keith Ward Standpoint: 0 Not yet classified Genre(s): Polemic and Theology Topic(s): Biblical studies and Fundamentalism Especially suitable for: Evangelicals NB This book is not specifically about LGBT+ issues, but we have made an exception and included it here because it is so helpful to LGBT+ people from a …

Sex and the Single Savior

Sex and the Single Savior by Dale B Martin Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing and Theology Topic(s): Biblical studies, Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, Equal marriage, Gender identity, Homosexuality in the Bible, Same-sex relationships, Sex and sexuality in Ancient Rome, and Translation issues Especially suitable for: Academics, Theological educators, …

Escaping from Fundamentalism

Escaping from Fundamentalism by James Barr Standpoint: 0 Not yet classified Genre(s): Advice – spiritual and practical, Polemic, and Theology Topic(s): Biblical studies, Fundamentalism, and Pastoral issues Especially suitable for: Evangelicals, Those struggling to accept their sexuality or gender identity, and Those who are undecided about the homosexuality issue NB This book is not specifically …

Thinking Again About Marriage

Thinking Again About Marriage by John Bradbury, Susannah Cornwall (editors) Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing, Contemporary Christian practice and experience, Liturgy/worship, and Theology Topic(s): Equal marriage, Marriage and relationships, and Queer theology Especially suitable for: Academics What is involved in the practice of thinking theologically about marriage? Key writers and thinkers …

Towards a Theology of Same-Sex Marriage

Towards a Theology of Same-Sex Marriage by Clare Herbert 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 and pastors A …

Covenant and Calling

Covenant and Calling by Robert Song 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 the churches as …