Building a Bridge

Building a Bridge Author(s):  James Martin Publication date: 2017 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Advice – spiritual and practical, Contemporary Christian practice and experience, and Theology Topic(s): Church order and discipline, Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, and Inclusive Christianity Especially suitable for: Catholics On the day after the Orlando nightclub shooting, …

Broken Hearts and New Creations

Broken Hearts and New Creations Author(s):  James Alison Publication date: 2010 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing, Humour, Spirituality, and Theology Topic(s): Biblical studies, Inclusive Christianity, Liberation Theology, and Spirituality Especially suitable for: Academics and Catholics This new book from James Alison has all the brilliance, wit and panache that have made …

Faith Beyond Resentment

Faith Beyond Resentment Author(s):  James Alison Publication date: 2001 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing, Spirituality, and Theology Topic(s): Inclusive Christianity Especially suitable for: Academics and Catholics A  re-imagining of the Catholic faith by one of the most lucid and exciting theologians writing in English today.  James Alison offers an account of …

Gay and Lesbian Rights

Gay and Lesbian Rights Author(s):  Richard Peddicord Publication date: 1996 Standpoint: 2 Moderately inclusive Genre(s): Academic writing, Ethics, and Theology Topic(s): Church order and discipline, Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, and Ethics Especially suitable for: Academics, Activists, and Catholics This book is unique in setting the question of homosexuality in its historical, legal, …

On Being Liked

On Being Liked Author(s):  James Alison Publication date: 2003 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Contemporary Christian practice and experience, Spirituality, and Theology Topic(s): Inclusive Christianity and Spirituality Especially suitable for: Catholics and Enquirers about Christianity With questions of religion and homosexuality on the front pages again, and debates raging about the nature of …

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 …

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 …