Listen, Look, Learn
The following books are highly recommended for those wishing to carefully study issues of homosexuality as related to the Christian Church:
Boswell, John. Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality: gay people in Western Europe from the beginning of the Christian era to the fourteenth century. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1980.
Countryman, Louis William. Gifted by Otherness: Gay and Lesbian Christians in the Church. Morehouse Publishing, 2001.
Furnish, Victor Paul (1979). The Moral Teaching of Paul. Nashville: Abingdon Press
Goss, Robert E and Mona West, ed Take Back the Word. Pilgrim Press, 2000
Hanks, Tom. God So Loved the Third World. Wipf & Stock Publishers, 2001.
Helminiak, Daniel A. What the Bible Really Says About Homosexuality. San Francisco: Alamo Square Press, 2000.
Heyward, Carter. Touching Our Strength: The Erotic As Power and the Love of God. Harpercollins 1989.
Horner, Tom (1978). Jonathan Loved David: Homosexuality in Biblical Times. Philadelphia: Westminster Press.
McNeill, John J. (1988). The Church and the Homosexual. Boston: Beacon Press. Orig. pub. 1976
Scroggs, Robin (1983). The New Testament and Homosexuality. Philadelphia: Fortress Press.
Show Me the Way by Henri Nouwen
The Only Necessary Thing by Henri Nouwen
Bread for the Journey by Henri Nouwen
The Journey to Peace by Joseph Cardinal Bernardin
My Utmost for His Highest by Oswald Chambers
No Greater Love by Oswald Chambers
Just Like Jesus by Max Lucado
Grace for the Moment by Max Lucado.