The Study of Homosexuality as it relates to Christianity

Films and DVD's

For The Bible Tells Me So A feature length film produced and directed by Daniel Karslake. Visit the web site at: (DVD)

Hellbound? A provocative, feature-length documentary that will ensure you never look at hell the same way again! 2012. (Film)

God and Gays: Bridging the Gap A Luane Beck film. 2005 (DVD)

Out in the Silence: Love, hate, and a quest for change in small town America Produced by QWAVES. Dr. Dean Hamer and Joe Wilson. (DVD)


Aarons, Leroy. Prayers for Bobby: A Mother's Coming to Terms with the Suicide of Her Gay Son San Francisco: Harper, 1995

Allen, Tom. Over The Wall: What the Bible Does Not Say About Homosexuality Bloomington, IN: Author House, 2005

Bess, Rev. Howard H. Pastor, I am Gay Palmer, Alaska: Palmer Publishing Co., 1995

Bogle, Darlene. A Christian Lesbian Journey or

Bogle, Darlene. A Miracle Woman: The Naomi Harvey Story: My Journey to Restoration 2008

Bourassa, Kevin and Joe Varnell. Just Married Madison, WI: The University of Wisconsin Press, 2002

Canner, Joe. Bridge to Nowhere (This is Mary Lou Wallner’s cousin’s first novel)

Creech, Jimmy. Adam's Gift: A Memoir of a Pastor’s Calling to Defy the Church's Persecution of Lesbians and Gays Duke University Press, 2011

Gold, Mitchell with Mindy Drucker. Crisis: 40 Stories Revealing the Personal, Social, and Religious Trauma of Growing Up Gay in America Austin, TX. Greenleaf Book Group Press. 2008

Gold, Mitchell with Mindy Drucker. Youth in Crisis: What Everyone Should Know About Growing Up Gay Magnus Books, New York, New York. 2008

Green, Jamison. Becoming a Visible Man Nashville, TN: Vanderbilt University Press, 2004

Gulley, Philip, and Mulholland, James. If Grace Is True: Why God Will Save Every Person Harper Collins Publishers, 2003

Gulley, Philip, and Mulholland, James. If God Is Love: Rediscovering Grace In An Ungracious World Harper Collins Publishers, 2004

Helminiak, Daniel A., Ph.D. What the Bible Really Says About Homosexuality Millennium Edition Updated and Expanded. Alamo Square Press, April 2000

Kreider, Roberta Showalter. From Wounded Hearts: Faith Stories of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered People and Those Who Love Them Gaithersburg, MD: Chi Rho Press, 1998

Kreider, Roberta Showalter. Together in Love: Faith Stories of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Couples Kulpsville, PA: Published in association with Strategic Press, 2002

Lurie, April. The Less-Dead New York. Delacorte Press, a Division of Random House, Inc. 2010

Murray, Rhea. A Journey to Moriah Banta & Pool Literary Properties, LLC: 1020 Greenwood Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47401. 1998. E-mail:

Piazza, Michael S. Holy Homosexuals: The Truth About Being Gay or Lesbian and Christian 2nd ed. Dallas, TX: The Sources of Hope Publishing House, 1995

Scanzoni, Letha and Virginia Ramey Mollenkott. Is the Homosexual My Neighbor? Another Christian View San Francisco: Harper & Row, 1978

Scanzoni, Letha and Virginia Ramey Mollenkott. A Positive Christian Response San Francisco: Harper & Row,1994

Truluck, Rembert, Steps to Recovery from Bible Abuse Chi Rho Press, 2000

Wallace, Kim, Erik and Isabelle. Freshman Year at Foresthill High Sacramento, CA: Foglight Press, 2004

Wallace, Kim, Erik and Isabelle. Sophomore Year at Foresthill High Sacramento, CA: Foglight Press, 2005

Wallace, Kim, Erik and Isabelle. Junior Year at Foresthill High Sacramento, CA: Foglight Press, 2006

Wallace, Kim, Erik and Isabelle. Senior Year at Foresthill High Sacramento, CA: Foglight Press, 2007

Wallner, Mary Lou, The Slow Miracle of Transformation. Fourth edition, revised and updated Self-published. Available by e-mailing Mary Lou Wallner at

White, Mel. Stranger At The Gate: To Be Gay and Christian in America New York: Simon & Shuster, 1994

White, Mel. What the Bible Says—and Doesn't Say—about Homosexuality Pamphlet. Order through Soulforce, Inc., P.O. Box 3195, Lynchburg, VA 24503, or, or

White, Mel. Religion Gone Bad: The Hidden Dangers of the Christian Right Tarcher Penguin, 2006. Through

Wink, Walter. Homosexuality and the Bible A booklet of an earlier version of this article that appeared in the Christian Century Magazine, Christian Century Foundation, 1979. Updated 2005 by Walter Wink. Available through THE FOR BOOKSTORE, Box 271, Nyack, NY 10960. Phone: 845-358-4601 or email:

Wink, Walter, editor. Homosexuality and Christian Faith: Questions of Conscience for the Churches Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press, 1999

Yancey, Philip. What's So Amazing About Grace? Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan Publishing House, 1997

Young, William P. The Shack Newbury Park, CA. Windblown Media, 2007

Speaking Engagements

Mary Lou WallnerMary Lou recently gave a short talk at Pulaski Heights United Methodist Church and you can watch the video here.

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The Slow Miracle Of Transformation"The Slow Miracle of Transformation" has been revised and updated and is available here.

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