The Sexuality Debate in North American Churches, 1988-1993: Controversies, Unresolved Issues, Future Prospects by John J. This book will inspire and awaken you in new ways! Cries of the Spirit: A Celebration of Women's Spirituality edited by Marilyn Sewell. Having grown up with this kind of outright moral condemnation, many gay men go on to reject organized religion, and there's nothing wrong with that. I learned of Joseph Campbell, a professor at Sarah Lawrence College who was a prime influence on Toby Johnson. Protestant Traditions A Christian View of Homosexuality by John W.
Rescuing the Bible from Fundamentalism: A Bishop Rethinks the Meaning of Scripture by John S. Historical Scholarship Bisexuality in the Ancient World by Eva Cantarella. A Whosoever Church: Welcoming Lesbians and Gay Men into African American Congregations by Gary David Comstock. The Unmentionable Vice: Homosexuality in the Later Medieval Period by Michael Goodrich. Body, Sex and Pleasure: Reconstructing Christian Sexual Ethics by Christine E. Black Theology: Volume 2: A Documentary History, 1980-1992 by James H. The world gets bigger and patterns in the lay of the land become apparent.
Lambda Gray: A Practical, Emotional, and Spiritual Guide for Gays and Lesbians Who Are Growing Older edited by Lorena Fletcher Farrell. If every religious bigot read this it would really open their eyes and make the world a better place! Jewish Theological Seminary of America, 1979. Readable, entertaining and unfailingly sensible, his analyses of modern life, especially modern gay life, from GayToday and Liberty Press deserve this second incarnation in Gay and Healthy in a Sick Society. From your learning, what do you need to do to be more aware of your own values, beliefs, and biases concerning religion and spirituality? The Two of Us: Affirming, Celebrating, and Symbolizing Gay and Lesbian Relationships by Larry Uhrig. University of Chicago Press, 1988. Tom Pilgrim's Progress Among the Consequences of Christianity and Other Drawings by Mario Dubsky.
Religion, Society, and the Homosexual by James R. Parents of the Homosexual by David Switzer and Shirley A. Beyond God the Father by Mary Daly. Wrestling with the Angel: Faith and Religion in the Lives of Gay Men by Brian Bouldrey. The Radical Jesus and Gay Consciousness by Mikhail Itkin. State University of New York Press, 1991.
Prayer warriors by Stuart Howell Miller. The Silence of Sodom: Homosexuality in Modern Catholicism by Mark D. This selective book list indicates the large number and wide range of published viewpoints available to lesbians and gay men interested in exploring their lives as spiritual journeys. Gay Priest: An Inner Journey by Malcolm Boyd. Pink Therapy: A Guide for Counsellors and Therapists Working with Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Clients edited by Dominic Davies and Charles Neal. These are profiled on the page Johnson is past editor of. Westminster John Knox Press, 1996.
The Lesbian and Gay Christian Movement: Campaigning for Justice, Truth and Love by Sean Gill. London: Reform Synagogues of Great Britain, 1982. Lesbian Nuns: Breaking Silence edited by Rosemary Curb and Nancy Manahan. More Than Welcome: Learning to Embrace Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Persons in the Church by Maurine C. Liberating Liturgies: A Collection of Women's Liturgical Celebrations. Ferocious Romance: What My Encounters with the Right Taught Me about Sex, God and Fury by Donna Minkowitz. University Press of America, 1981.
The Essential Guide to Lesbian and Gay Weddings by Tess Ayers and Paul Brown. Westminster John Knox Press, 1997. Counseling Homosexuals: A Christian Guide for Homosexuals, Parents, and Counselors by Bill Flatt and others. This book will reward readers seeking new insight into faith as well as culture, myth and traditions. A Defiant Celebration: Theological Ethics and Gay Sexuality by J.
Reconciling the Broken Silence: The Church in Dialogue on Gay and Lesbian Issues by Sylvia Thorson-Smith. This dramatic transformation has resulted due to the perspective of gay men; their ability to step outside the assumptions and conventions of culture and see things from a different point of view. Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality: Gay People in Western Europe from the Beginning of the Christian Era to the Fourteenth Century by John Boswell. Homosexuality from the Inside by David Blamires. What Christians Think about Homosexuality: Six Representative Viewpoints by L.
Standing Against Sinai by Judith Plaskow. Time for Consent: A Christian's Approach to Homosexuality by Norman Pittenger. Westminster John Knox Press, 1996. Sexual Practice and the Medieval Church edited by Vern L. My Guru and His Disciple by Christopher Isherwood. Peculiar People: Mormons and Same-Sex Orientation edited by Ron Schow, Wayne Schow, and Marybeth Raynes.
Homosexuality: The Test Case for Christian Sexual Ethics by James P. Counseling the Homosexual by Mike Saia. Roman Catholic Traditions Another Kind of Love: Homosexuality and Spirituality by Richard Woods. Gay Being, Divine Presence: Essays in Gay Spirituality by J. Homosexuality and the Judeo-Christian Tradition: An Annotated Bibliography by Tom Horner. Coming Out as Sacrament by Chris Glaser. Religion, Homosexuality and Literature edited by Michael L.