The Oxford Handbook of Theology, Sexuality, and Gender

The Oxford Handbook of Theology, Sexuality, and Gender Author(s):  Adrian Thatcher Publication date: 2017 Standpoint: 2 Moderately inclusive Genre(s): Academic writing and Theology Topic(s): Biblical studies, Gender identity, and Sexuality Especially suitable for: Academics and Theological educators The Oxford Handbook of Theology, Sexuality, and Gender presents an unrivalled overview of the theological study of sexuality …

God Doesn’t Make Mistakes

God Doesn’t Make Mistakes Author(s):  Laurie Scott Publication date: 2018 Standpoint: 2 Moderately inclusive Genre(s): Memoir/autobiography Topic(s): Gender identity, Journeys towards acceptance, and Transgender people Especially suitable for: Evangelicals, Those struggling to accept their sexuality or gender identity, and Transgender people What do you do if you are an evangelical Christian, politically conservative and transgender? …

Sexuality and the Black Church

Sexuality and the Black Church Author(s):  Kelly Brown Douglas Publication date: 1999 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing and Theology Topic(s): Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, Feminism/Womanism, and Gender identity Especially suitable for: Academics, Americans, and African-Americans This book tackles the “taboo” subject of sexuality that has long been avoided …

Shameless

Shameless Author(s):  Nadia Bolz-Weber Publication date: 2019 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Memoir/autobiography, Spirituality, and Theology Topic(s): Accepting one’s sexuality, Biblical studies, Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, Ethics, Gender identity, Inclusive Christianity, Journeys towards acceptance, Same-sex relationships, Scripture/tradition/reason, Spirituality, and Transgender people Especially suitable for: Those struggling to accept their sexuality …

Sex and the Single Savior

Sex and the Single Savior Author(s):  Dale B Martin Publication date: 2006 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: …

Where True Love Is

Where True Love Is Author(s):  Suzanne DeWitt Hall Publication date: 2017 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Devotional writing and Spirituality Topic(s): Biblical studies, Gender identity, Marriage and relationships, and Spirituality Where True Love Is offers a 90-day biblical exploration of God, Scripture, the law, gender, sexuality, marriage, and more. After reading it, you’ll …

Transgender. Christian. Human.

Transgender. Christian. Human. Author(s):  Alex Clare-Young Publication date: 2019 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Memoir/autobiography and Spirituality Topic(s): Gender identity, Intersex people, Journeys towards acceptance, Spirituality, and Transgender people Especially suitable for: People of non-binary or fluid gender and Transgender people Alex Clare-Young, the first out transgender minister in the United Reformed Church, …

Coming Out in Christianity

Coming Out in Christianity Author(s):  Melissa M Wilcox Publication date: 2003 Standpoint: 1 Fully inclusive and affirming Genre(s): Academic writing, Contemporary Christian practice and experience, Memoir/autobiography, Studies in Religion, and Theology Topic(s): Accepting one’s sexuality, Coming out, Discrimination against and hostility towards LGBT+ people, Gender identity, Inclusive Christianity, Journeys towards acceptance, Pastoral issues, and Studies …

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 …

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 …