The Bible and Homosexuality: More Resources

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Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality: Gay People in Western Europe from the Beginning of the Christian Era to the Fourteenth Century By John Boswell

What the Bible Really Says About Homosexuality By Daniel A. Helminiak

Openly Gay, Openly Christian: A Gay-Friendly Approach to Scripture By Samuel Kader

The New Testament and Homosexuality: Contextual Background for Contemporary Debate By Robin Scroggs

Rescuing the Bible from Fundamentalism: A Bishop Rethinks the Meaning of Scripture By John Shelby Spong


The Bible and Homosexuality — From Dr. Rembert Truluck

What the Bible Says – And Doesn’t Say – About Homosexuality — From Soulforce founder Mel White

More Reading:

This page on ReligiousTolerance.org contains explanations of all the verses above and includes both conservative and liberal Christian interpretations.

Our Verses of Hope page provides passages that prove to LGBTQI people — and really, to everyone — that God loves us and is with us always; these passages far outnumber the six clobber passages.