Reasonable and Holy

Reasonable and Holy presents a calm, reasoned argument for why same-sexuality is part of God’s creation and takes nothing away from opposite-sex couples and institutions. It shows how the marriage of same-sex couples fits well within the Christian understanding of marriage when examined in the light of Scripture, tradition and reason.

Queer Virtue

Queer Virtue Author(s):  Elizabeth M Edman Publication date: 2017 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing, Advice – spiritual and practical, Contemporary Christian practice and experience, Spirituality, and Theology Topic(s): Inclusive Christianity, Liberation Theology, Queer theology, and Spirituality Especially suitable for: Academics LGBTQ people are a gift to the Church and have the …

Gay and Lesbian Theologies

Gay and Lesbian Theologies Author(s):  Elizabeth Stuart Publication date: 2003 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing and Theology Topic(s): Biblical studies, Ethics, Gender identity, Inclusive Christianity, Liberation Theology, and Queer theology Especially suitable for: Academics Gay and lesbian theology has been one of the most distinctive voices to have emerged in Christian …

A Time to Embrace

A Time to Embrace Author(s):  William Stacy Johnson Publication date: 2006 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing, History, and Theology Topic(s): Biblical studies, Church order and discipline, Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, Equal marriage, Homosexuality in the Bible, Marriage and relationships, Politics, and Same-sex relationships Especially suitable for: Academics, Americans, …

Bible, Gender, Sexuality

Bible, Gender, Sexuality Author(s):  James V Brownson Publication date: 2013 Standpoint: 2 Moderately inclusive Genre(s): Academic writing and Theology Topic(s): Biblical studies, Church order and discipline, Homosexuality in the Bible, Same-sex relationships, and Scripture/tradition/reason Especially suitable for: Academics and Those who are undecided about the homosexuality issue This thought-provoking book by James Brownson develops a …

“For I Am Wonderfully Made”

“For I Am Wonderfully Made” Author(s):  Misha Cherniak Olga Gerassimenko Michael Brinkschröder Publication date: 2016 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing and Theology Topic(s): Biblical studies, Church order and discipline, and Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people Especially suitable for: Academics and Orthodox In the midst of the culture wars of …

Gay Male Christian Couples

Gay Male Christian Couples Author(s):  Andrew K T Yip Publication date: 1997 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing, Contemporary Christian practice and experience, Memoir/autobiography, and Spirituality Especially suitable for: Academics and Gay men Documents the lived experiences of gay male Christian couples through extensive interview data to advance the understanding of same-sex …

Reclaiming the Sacred [2nd edition]

Reclaiming the Sacred [2nd edition] Author(s):  Raymond-Jean Frontain Publication date: 2013 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing, History, and Studies in Religion Topic(s): Biblical studies, Homosexuality in the Bible, Queer theology, and Studies in Religion Especially suitable for: Academics The second edition of Reclaiming the Sacred: The Bible in Gay and Lesbian …

Changing Our Mind

Changing Our Mind Author(s):  David P Gushee Publication date: 2017 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Memoir/autobiography and Theology Topic(s): Biblical studies, Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, Ethics, Homosexuality in the Bible, Inclusive Christianity, Pastoral issues, Same-sex relationships, and Scripture/tradition/reason Especially suitable for: Academics, Evangelicals, and Those struggling to accept their sexuality …

The Gospel of Inclusion

The Gospel of Inclusion Author(s):  Brandan J Robertson Publication date: 2019 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing and Theology Topic(s): Biblical studies, Inclusive Christianity, and Liberation Theology Especially suitable for: Academics One of the most fiercely debated topics in modern Christianity centres on the inclusion of sexual and gender minorities into the …