Homosexuality and Christianity: A Bibliography

Edited by Charles Bellinger
(WorldCat search parameters: 1995-2012)
Aardweg, G. J. M. van
den. The Battle for Normality : A Guide for (Self-) Therapy for Homosexuality. San
Francisco: Ignatius Press, 1997. 
Alexander, Marilyn
Bennett, and James Preston. We were Baptized Too : Claiming God's Grace for Lesbians
and Gays. Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 1996. 
Alison, James. Undergoing
God : Dispatches from the Scene of a Break-in. New York: Continuum, 2006. 
Alison, James. On
Being Liked. New York: Crossroad, 2003. 
Alison, James. Faith
Beyond Resentment : Fragments Catholic and Gay. New York: Crossroad, 2001. 
Marcella, ed. Liberation Theology and Sexuality. Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2006. 
Marcella. The Queer God. London ; New York: Routledge, 2003. 
Marcella, and Lisa Isherwood, eds. The Sexual Theologian : Essays on Sex, God and
Politics. New York: T & T Clark International, 2004. 
Balch, David L., ed. Homosexuality,
Science, and the "Plain Sense" of Scripture. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2000. 
Bellis, Alice Ogden,
and Terry L. Hufford. Science, Scripture, and Homosexuality. Cleveland: Pilgrim
Press, 2002. 
Bergner, Mario. Setting
Love in Order : Hope and Healing for the Homosexual. Grand Rapids: Baker Books, 1995. 
Berry, Jason Renner,
Gerald. Vows of Silence : The Abuse of Power in the Papacy of John Paul II. New
York: Free Press, 2004. 
Besen, Wayne R. Anything
but Straight : Unmasking the Scandals and Lies Behind the Ex-Gay Myth. New York:
Harrington Park Press, 2003. 
Bess, Howard H. Pastor,
I Am Gay. Palmer, Alaska: Palmer Pub. Co, 1995. 
Bohache, Thomas. Christology from the Margins. London: SCM Press, 2008. 
Boisvert, Donald L. Sanctity
and Male Desire : A Gay Reading of Saints. Cleveland: Pilgrim Press, 2004. 
Bouldrey, Brian, ed. Wrestling
with the Angel : Faith and Religion in the Lives of Gay Men. New York: Riverhead
Books, 1995. 
Brash, Alan A. Facing
our Differences : The Churches and their Gay and Lesbian Members. Geneva: WCC
Publications, 1995. 
Brawley, Robert L.,
ed. Biblical Ethics & Homosexuality : Listening to Scripture. Louisville:
Westminster John Knox Press, 1996. 
Brownson, James V. Bible, Gender, Sexuality: Reframing the Church's Debate on Same-Sex Relationships. Grand Rapids, Mich: W.B. Eerdmans Pub. Co, 2013. 
Burack, Cynthia. Sin, Sex, and Democracy: Antigay Rhetoric and the Christian Right. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2008. 
Burger, Glenn, and
Steven F. Kruger, eds. Queering the Middle Ages. Minneapolis: University of
Minnesota Press, 2001. 
Burr, Kenneth A. Coming Out, Coming Home: Making Room for Gay Spirituality in Therapy. New York: Routledge, 2009.
Campbell, William P. Turning Controversy into Church Ministry: A Christlike Response to Homosexuality. Grand Rapids, Mich: Zondervan, 2010. 
Carden, Michael. Sodomy
: A History of a Christian Biblical Myth. London: Equinox, 2004. 
Carey, John Jesse.
Furnish,Victor Paul. The Sexuality Debate in North American Churches, 1988-1995 :
Controversies, Unresolved Issues, Future Prospects. Lewiston, NY: E. Mellen Press,
Chapman, Patrick M. Thou Shalt Not Love: What Evangelicals Really Say to Gays. New York: Haiduk Press, 2008. 
Cheng, Patrick S. From Sin to Amazing Grace: Discovering the Queer Christ. New York: Seabury Books, 2012. 
Cherry, Kittredge, and
Zalmon O. Sherwood, eds. Equal Rites : Lesbian and Gay Worship, Ceremonies, and
Celebrations. Louisville: Westminster/John Knox Press, 1995. 
Childs, James M., ed. Faithful
Conversation : Christian Perspectives on Homosexuality. Minneapolis: Fortress, 2003. 
Cleaver, Richard. Know
My Name : A Gay Liberation Theology. 1st ed. Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press,
Cobb, Michael L. God
Hates Fags : The Rhetorics of Religious Violence. New York: New York University Press,
Coleman, Gerald D. Homosexuality
: Catholic Teaching and Pastoral Practice. New York: Paulist Press, 1995. 
Comstock, Gary David. A
Whosoever Church : Welcoming Lesbians and Gay Men into African American Congregations.
Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 2001. 
Comstock, Gary David. The
Work of a Gay College Chaplain : Becoming Ourselves in the Company of Others. New
York: Harrington Park Press, 2001. 
Countryman, Louis
William Ritley,M.R. Gifted by Otherness : Gay and Lesbian Christians in the Church.
Harrisburg, PA: Morehouse Pub, 2001. 
Dallas, Joe. The
Gay Gospel? Eugene, Or: Harvest House Publishers, 2007. 
Dallas, Joe. A
Strong Delusion. Eugene, Or: Harvest House Publishers, 1996. 
Dallas, Joe, and Nancy Heche. The Complete Christian Guide to Understanding Homosexuality. Eugene, Or: Harvest House Publishers, 2010. 
De La Torre, Miguel A., ed. Out of the Shadows into the Light: Christianity and Homosexuality. St. Louis, Mo: Chalice Press, 2009. 
DeYoung, James B. Homosexuality
: Contemporary Claims Examined in Light of the Bible and Other Ancient Literature and Law.
Grand Rapids: Kregel Publications, 2000. 
Echeverria, Eduardo J. "In the Beginning--": A Theology of the Body. Eugene, Or: Pickwick Publications, 2011. 
Edser, Stuart. Being Gay, Being Christian: The Truth, and How It Will Set You Free. Wollombi, N.S.W.: Exisle Publishing, 2012. 
Ellison, Marvin Mahan.
Erotic Justice : A Liberating Ethic of Sexuality. Louisville: Westminster John Knox
Press, 1996. 
Empereur, James L. Spiritual
Direction and the Gay Person. New York: Continuum, 1998. 
Gaede, Beth Ann, ed. Congregations
Talking about Homosexuality : Dialogue on a Difficult Issue. Bethesda, Md.: Alban
Institute, 1998. 
Gagnon, Robert A. J. The
Bible and Homosexual Practice : Texts and Hermeneutics. Nashville: Abingdon Press,
Gallagher, John, and
Chris Bull. Perfect Enemies : The Religious Right, the Gay Movement, and the Politics
of the 1990s. New York: Crown Publishers, 1996. 
Gallagher, Lowell,
Frederick S. Roden, and Patricia Juliana Smith, eds. Catholic Figures, Queer
Narratives. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007. 
Gane, Roy, Nicholas Patrick Miller, and H. Peter Swanson, eds. Homosexuality, Marriage, and the Church: Biblical, Counseling, and Religious Liberty Issues. Berrien Springs, Mich: Andrews University Press, 2012.
Gerber, Lynne. Seeking the Straight and Narrow: Weight Loss and Sexual Reorientation in Evangelical America. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2011. 
Gill, Sean, ed. The
Lesbian and Gay Christian Movement : Campaigning for Justice, Truth, and Love. New
York: Cassell, 1998. 
Gilson, Anne Bathurst.
Eros Breaking Free : Interpreting Sexual Theo-Ethics. Cleveland: Pilgrim Press,
Glaser, Chris. Coming
Out as Sacrament. Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 1998. 
Goss, Robert. Queering
Christ : Beyond Jesus Acted Up. Cleveland: Pilgrim Press, 2002. 
Goss, Robert, and Mona
West, eds. Take Back the Word : A Queer Reading of the Bible. Cleveland: Pilgrim
Press, 2000. 
Grenz, Stanley J. Welcoming
but Not Affirming : An Evangelical Response to Homosexuality. Louisville: Westminster
John Knox Press, 1998. 
Griffin, Horace L. Their
Own Receive them Not : African American Lesbians and Gays in Black Churches.
Cleveland: Pilgrim Press, 2006. 
Guest, Deryn. The
Queer Bible Commentary. London: SCM, 2006. 
Hagger-Holt, Rachel, and Sarah Hagger-Holt. Living It Out: A Survival Guide for Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Christians and Their Friends, Families and Churches. London: Canterbury Press Norwich, 2009. 
Hanway, D. G. A
Theology of Gay and Lesbian Inclusion : Love Letters to the Church. New York: Haworth
Pastoral Press, 2006. 
Hartman, Keith. Congregations
in Conflict : The Battle Over Homosexuality. New Brunswick, N.J: Rutgers University
Press, 1996. 
Harvey, John F. The
Truth about Homosexuality : The Cry of the Faithful. San Francisco: Ignatius Press,
Hazel, Dann. Witness
: Gay and Lesbian Clergy Report from the Front. Louisville: Westminster John Knox
Press, 2000. 
Hefling, Charles C.,
ed. Our Selves, our Souls, and Bodies : Sexuality and the Household of God.
Cambridge, Mass: Cowley Publications, 1996. 
Helminiak, Daniel A. What
the Bible really Says about Homosexuality. Tajique, NM: Alamo Square Press, 2000. 
Bernd-Ulrich. Sodom and Gomorrah : On the Everyday Reality and Persecution of
Homosexuals in the Middle Ages. New York: Free Association Books, 2001. 
Herman, Didi. The
Antigay Agenda : Orthodox Vision and the Christian Right. Chicago: University of
Chicago Press, 1997. 
Heyward, Carter. Staying
Power : Reflections on Gender, Justice, and Compassion. Cleveland: Pilgrim Press,
Hill, Wesley. Washed and Waiting: Reflections on Christian Faithfulness and Homosexuality. Grand Rapids, Mich: Zondervan, 2010. 
Holben, L. R. What
Christians Think about Homosexuality : Six Representative Viewpoints. North Richland
Hills, Texas: Bibal Press, 1999. 
Hunt, Stephen, ed. Contemporary Christianity and LGBT Sexualities. Farnham, Surrey, England: Ashgate Pub, 2009. 
Jakobsen, Janet R.,
and Ann Pellegrini. Love the Sin : Sexual Regulation and the Limits of Religious
Tolerance. New York: New York University Press, 2003. 
Johnson, William Stacy. A Time to Embrace: Same-Sex Relationships in Religion, Law, and Politics. 2nd ed. Grand Rapids, Mich: Wm. B. Eerdmans Pub. Co, 2012. 
Jones, Stanton L., and
Mark A. Yarhouse. Homosexuality : The use of Scientific Research in the Church's Moral
Debate. Downers Grove, Ill: InterVarsity Press, 2000. 
Jordan, Mark D. Telling
Truths in Church : Scandal, Flesh, and Christian Speech. Boston: Beacon Press, 2003. 
Jordan, Mark D. The
Silence of Sodom : Homosexuality in Modern Catholicism. Chicago, Ill: University of
Chicago Press, 2000. 
Jordan, Mark D. Recruiting Young Love: How Christians Talk About Homosexuality. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2011. 
Jung, Patricia
Beattie, and Joseph Andrew Coray, eds. Sexual Diversity and Catholicism : Toward the
Development of Moral Theology. Collegeville, Minn: Liturgical Press, 2001. 
Kraus, C. Norman, and Mary H. Schertz. On Being Human: Sexual Orientation and the Image of God. Eugene, Or: Cascade Books, 2011. 
Kuefler, Mathew, ed. The
Boswell Thesis : Essays on Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality. Chicago:
University of Chicago Press, 2006. 
Kurek, Timothy. The Cross in the Closet: One Man's Abominable Quest to Find Jesus in the Margins. Tacoma, WA: BlueHead Publishing, 2012. 
Lee, Justin. Torn: Rescuing the Gospel from the Gays-Vs.-Christians Debate. New York, NY: Jericho Books, 2012. 
Liuzzi, Peter J. With
Listening Hearts : Understanding the Voices of Lesbian and Gay Catholics. New York:
Paulist Press, 2001. 
Loughlin, Gerard, ed. Queer
Theology : Rethinking the Western Body. Malden, MA: Blackwell Pub, 2007. 
Lutzer, Erwin W. The
Truth about Same-Sex Marriage : 6 Things You Need to Know about what's really at Stake.
Chicago: Moody Publishers, 2004. 
Main, Darren John. Hearts & Minds: Talking to Christians About Homosexuality. Findhorn, Forres, Scotland: Findhorn Press, 2008. 
Marin, Andrew P. Love Is an Orientation: Elevating the Conversation with the Gay Community. Downers Grove, Ill: IVP Books, 2009. 
Mazzalongo, Michael,
ed. Gay Rights Or Wrongs : A Christian's Guide to Homosexual Issues and Ministry.
Joplin, Mo: College Press Pub. Co, 1995. 
McGinley, Dugan. Acts
of Faith, Acts of Love : Gay Catholic Autobiographies as Sacred Texts. New York:
Continuum, 2004. 
McNeill, John J. Freedom,
Glorious Freedom : The Spiritual Journey to the Fullness of Life for Gays, Lesbians, and
Everybody Else. Boston: Beacon Press, 1995. 
Mollenkott, Virginia R. Sensuous Spirituality: Out from Fundamentalism. Cleveland: Pilgrim Press, 2008. 
Moon, Dawne. God,
Sex, and Politics : Homosexuality and Everyday Theologies. Chicago: University of
Chicago Press, 2004. 
Moore, Gareth. A
Question of Truth : Christianity and Homosexuality. New York: Continuum, 2003. 
Moore, Stephen D. God's
Beauty Parlor : And Other Queer Spaces in and Around the Bible. Stanford, Calif:
Stanford University Press, 2001. 
Morrison, David. Beyond
Gay. Huntington, Ind: Our Sunday Visitor Pub, 1999. 
Nessan, Craig L. Many
Members, Yet One Body : Committed Same-Gender Relationships and the Mission of the Church.
Minneapolis: Augsburg Fortress, 2004. 
Nissinen, Martti. Homoeroticism
in the Biblical World : A Historical Perspective. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 1998. 
Olyan, Saul M., and
Martha Craven Nussbaum, eds. Sexual Orientation & Human Rights in American
Religious Discourse. New York: Oxford University Press, 1998. 
Paris, Jenell Williams. The End of Sexual Identity: Why Sex Is Too Important to Define Who We Are. Downers Grove, Ill: IVP Books, 2011. 
Paulk, John, and Anne
Paulk. Love Won Out : How God's Love Helped Two People Leave Homosexuality and Find
each Other. Wheaton, Ill: Tyndale House, 1999. 
Peddicord, Richard. Gay
and Lesbian Rights : A Question--Sexual Ethics Or Social Justice? Kansas City: Sheed
& Ward, 1996. 
Rambuss, Richard. Closet
Devotions. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1998. 
Rees, Geoffrey. Romance of Innocent Sexuality. Eugene, Or: Cascade Books, 2011. 
Reid, Graham. Above the Skyline: Reverend Tsietsi Thandekiso and the Founding of an African Gay Church. Pretoria: Unisa Press, 2010.
Roden, Frederick S. Jewish/Christian/Queer: Crossroads and Identities. Farnham, England: Ashgate, 2009. 
Rogers, Eugene F. Sexuality
and the Christian Body : Their Way into the Triune God. Malden, Mass.: Blackwell,
Rogers, Jack Bartlett.
Jesus, the Bible, and Homosexuality : Explode the Myths, Heal the Church.
Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 2006. 
Rudy, Kathy. Sex
and the Church : Gender, Homosexuality, and the Transformation of Christian Ethics.
Boston, Mass: Beacon Press, 1997. 
Schmidt, Thomas E. Straight
& Narrow? : Compassion & Clarity in the Homosexuality Debate. Downers Grove,
Ill: InterVarsity Press, 1995. 
Seow, C. L., ed. Homosexuality
and Christian Community. Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 1996. 
Sharpe, Keith. The Gay Gospels: Good News for LGBT People. Winchester, UK: O-Books, 2011. 
Shinnick, Maurice. This
Remarkable Gift : Being Gay and Catholic. St. Leonards, NSW, Australia: Allen &
Unwin, 1997. 
Smith, Christopher R. The
Boundaries of Creation : Homosexuality and the Bible, a Response to Revisionist
Interpretations. Toronto: Clements Pub., 2007. 
Soards, Marion L. Scripture
and Homosexuality : Biblical Authority and the Church Today. Louisville: Westminster
John Knox Press, 1995. 
Stevenson, Thomas B. Sons
of the Church : The Witnessing of Gay Catholic Men. New York: Harrington Park Press,
Stott, John R. W. Same-Sex
Partnerships? : A Christian Perspective. Grand Rapids: F.H. Revell, 1998. 
Stuart, Elizabeth. Gay
and Lesbian Theologies : Repetitions with Critical Difference. Burlington, VT:
Ashgate, 2003. 
Stuart, Elizabeth. Religion
is a Queer Thing : A Guide to the Christian Faith for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and
Transgendered People. London: Cassell, 1997. 
Swartley, Willard M. Homosexuality
: Biblical Interpretation and Moral Discernment. Scottdale, Pa: Herald Press, 2003. 
Switzer, David K. Coming
Out as Parents : You and Your Homosexual Child. Louisville: Westminster John Knox
Press, 1996. 
Switzer, David K., and
John Thornburg. Pastoral Care of Gays, Lesbians, and their Families. Minneapolis:
Fortress Press, 1999. 
Thompson, Chad W. Loving
Homosexuals as Jesus would : A Fresh Christian Approach. Grand Rapids: Brazos, 2004. 
Tigert, Leanne McCall.
Coming Out through Fire : Surviving the Trauma of Homophobia. Cleveland: United
Church Press, 1999. 
Tigert, Leanne McCall.
Coming Out while Staying in : Struggles and Celebrations of Lesbians, Gays, and
Bisexuals in the Church. Cleveland: United Church Press, 1996. 
Vasey, Michael. Strangers
and Friends : A New Exploration of Homosexuality and the Bible. London: Hodder &
Stoughton, 1995. 
Via, Dan Otto, and
Robert A. J. Gagnon. Homosexuality and the Bible : Two Views. Minneapolis: Fortress
Press, 2003. 
Waun, Maurine C. More
than Welcome : Learning to Embrace Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgendered Persons in
the Church. St. Louis: Chalice Press, 1999. 
White, James R., and
Jeffrey D. Niell. The Same Sex Controversy : Defending and Clarifying the Bible's
Message about Homosexuality. Minneapolis: Bethany House, 2002. 
Whitehead, Sally Lowe.
The Truth Shall Set You Free : A Memoir : A Family's Passage from Fundamentalism to a
New Understanding of Faith, Love, and Sexual Identity. San Francisco:
HarperSanFrancisco, 1997. 
Wilcox, Melissa M. Coming
Out in Christianity : Religion, Identity, and Community. Bloomington: Indiana
University Press, 2003. 
Wilson, Nancy L. Our
Tribe : Queer Folks, God, Jesus, and the Bible. San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco,
Wink, Walter, ed. Homosexuality
and Christian Faith : Questions of Conscience for the Churches. Minneapolis: Fortress
Press, 1999. 
Wold, Donald J. Out
of Order : Homosexuality in the Bible and the Ancient Near East. Grand Rapids: Baker
Books, 1998. 
Worthen, Anita, and
Bob Davies. Someone I Love is Gay : How Family & Friends can Respond. Downers
Grove, Ill: InterVarsity Press, 1996. 
Yarhouse, Mark A., and
Erica Sok-Nyee Tan. Sexual Identity Synthesis : Attributions, Meaning-Making, and the
Search for Congruence. Lanham, MD: University Press of America, 2004. 
Yarhouse, Mark A. Homosexuality and the Christian: A Guide for Parents, Pastors, and Friends. Bloomington, MN: Bethany House Publishers, 2010. 
Yip, Andrew K. T. Gay
Male Christian Couples : Life Stories. Westport, Conn: Praeger, 1997. 
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