Galaxies Library (yes, you can borrow them! - email Pete: firstname.lastname@example.org)
1948-1998 Fiftieth Anniversary Universal Declaration of Human rights 1948
A Guide to the Human Rights Act - Human Rights commission 1994
– Focus on John Shelby Spong – Journal of the Wellington
Christian Apologetics Society
Yourself – Questions, Answers fpr Gay, lesbian & Bisexual
Bisexuality; Exploring the issues for men - New Zealand Aids Foundation
Caught in the crossfire - edited by Sally B. Geis and Donald E messer 1994
in the Crossfire - Helping Christians debate Homosexuality – S.B.
Geis & D Messer
Out as Sacrament – Chris Glaser
Counselling centre 264 Cuba street programme February to June 1999
Death by denial - Editor Gary Remafedi m.d. m.p.h. 1994
Dirt Greed and sex - L. William Countryman 1988
Discovering images of God - Larry Kent Graham 1997
Rites – lesbian and Gay Worship, Ceremonies & Celebrations –
K Cherry & Z Sherwood
Circle – (Auckland Community Church) – Issues: 8/96, 11/96,
3/97, 6/97, 9/97, 12/97, 6/98, 3/99 Issues from 2006 now online
Free your mind - Ellen Bass and Kate Kaufman 1992
group – Values & Spirituality in Aotearoa/NZ – Alan Jamieson
Gay Library, Auckland Community church - Gay law Reform, 10th Anniversary July the 7/7/1990
Good Communication - Mental Health Foundation of New Zealand
Guidelines for reducing your risk of H.I.V. infection - New Zealand Aids Foundation
Here I Stand - John Shelby Spong 2000
Homosexual oppression and liberation - Dennis Altman 1971
Homosexuality power and politics - edited by Gay left Collective 1980
Human rights civil and political rights the human rights committee fact sheet no.15 may 1991 United Nations General
Human rights 1993 - Galaxies Wellington
Human Rights Machinery - Fact Sheet no. (1)
Human rights, the international bill of human rights fact sheet (2) - Galaxies 1948
Lesbian Gay and Christian National Conference 1992 - 9 copys
Lesbians and the law - two video tapes Based on the book 1993
Matike - number (2) Autumn 1995 3 copies
Matike - Autumn number (4) 1996
Matike Methodists and Presbyterian's for Lesbian and Gay concerns - vol (2) spring 1994 number (1)
hands – Resources for ministries affirming the diversity of human
law – A legal guide for Lesbian and Gay men in NZ – AK Lesbian &
Gay Law Centre
the Church – Rosemary Neave
and Spirit – Exploring Gay Men's Spirituality – Robert Barzan
and Community (Diversity in lesbian and Gay experience) – J.M.
Clark & M Stemmeler
Straight answers about Homosexuality for straight Readers - David Loovis 1977
Christian Response to the Gay Community in Aotearoa/NZ – R
Addresses by David Bromell in St. Andrew's 1991:
2) “The dis-ease of Heterosexuality,
Homophobia and Patriarchy”
Understanding Gay Relatives and Friends - Clinton R. Jones 1978
Wellington Cathedral of st Paul: Requiem for world aids day 1/12/1994
do we find our meaning – Mary Gilling
Sexual behaviour in the 1970's
- Living out loud - A history of Gay & Lesbian action in Australia
Fiction & Non-fiction
A plain brown rapper - Rita Mae Brown
In the prison of her skin - Violette Ledic
Daughters of a coral dawn - Katherine V Forrest
Warriors of Isis - Jean Stewart
The view from Christopher Street
Lorca - the Gay Imagination - Paul Binding
Vamps & Tramps - Camille Paglia
Other books - not necessarily in our library - by subject area
The Bible and Homosexuality
Osterman, Mary Jo Claiming the Promise: Study Book. 1997. Leader's
An Ecumenical Bible Study Resource on Homosexuality. A first class resource addressing the
dilemma whether the church will unconditionally welcome, or refuse to welcome, lesbian
women and gay men into the full life and ministry of the church. Issues are discussed as a
"dialogical discernment process". This Study Resource was published by the
Reconciling Congregation Programme (3801 N. Keeler Avenue, Chicago, IL 60641. Phone:
773/736-5526. Fax: 773/736-5475) in cooperation with ten major gay/lesbian Christian
organisations in the USA.
Helminiak, Daniel A What the Bible Really Says About Homosexuality. 1994.
An excellent short, but comprehensive, book about the "clobber" texts.
McNeill, John J Taking a Chance on God: Liberating Theology for
Gays, Lesbians and their Lovers, Families and Friends. 1988.
Comstock, Gary David Gay Theology Without Apology. 1993.
About the historical context of Leviticus. Shows how the Israelite leaders reesestablished
their power after the Babylonian exile by means of the purity code.
Furnish, Victor Paul The Moral Teaching of Paul: Selected Issues. Rev.
Hall, Sidney G. III. Christian Anti-Semitism and Paul's Theology. 1993.
Scanzoni, Letha Dawson and Virginia Ramey Mollenkott. Is the Homosexual My
Neighbor? Rev. ed. 1994.
Countryman, L. William. Dirt, Greed, & Sex: Sexual Ethics in the New
Testament and their Implications for Today.
Fortunato, John E. Embracing the Exile. Wgtn Lib cat 616.85834.
McNeill, John J. Taking a Chance on God: Liberating Theology for Gays, Lesbians
and their Lovers, Families and Friends. 1988.
J. Michael Clark & Michael L. Stemmeler (eds.). Spirituality and Community.
Includes the paper "Persons Living with AIDS: Prophets of an Authentic
Spirituality" by Richard P. Hardy.
McNeill, John J. Freedom, Glorious Freedom: The Spiritual Journey to the Fullness
of Life for Gays, Lesbians, and Everybody Else. 1995.
Mollenkott, Virginia Ramey. Sensuous Spirituality: Out from Fundamentalism.
Bergman, David. Gaiety Transfigured.
The meaning of being gay: themes in gay literature.
Nelson, James. Body Theology.
Morrison, Melanie. The Grace of Coming Home. 1995.
Glaser, Chris. Come Home! Reclaiming Spirituality and Community as Gay Men and
Fortune, Marie. Love Does No Harm. 1995.
Suggests an ethical standard and relational guidelines.
Gilson, Anne Bathurst. Eros Breaking Free - Interpreting Sexual Theo-Ethics.
Harrison, Beverly W. "Human Sexuality and Mutuality." In Christian
Feminism: Visions of a New Humanity, ed. Judith L. Weidman. San Francisco: Harper
and Row, 1985. (Trumansburg, N.Y.: The Crossing Press, 1984)
Lorde, Audre. Uses of the Erotic: The Erotic as Power in
Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches by Audre Lorde
Nelson, James. The Intimate Connection: Male sexuality, Masculine Spirituality.
Heyward, Carter. Our Passion for Justice Images of Power, Sexuality, and
Heyward, Carter. Touching our Strength: The Erotic as Power and the Love of
(In our library) Sex
and Spirit : Exploring Gay Men's Spirituality – Robert Barzan
The Church and Homosexuality
Boswell, John. Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality.
Jordan, Mark. The Invention of Sodomy in Christian Theology. 1997.
Harrison, Beverly Wildung. "Misogyny and Homophobia: The Unexplored
Connections" in Carol Robb, ed. Making the Connections: Essays in Feminist
Social Ethics. 1985.
Bianchi, Eugene C. and Ruether, Rosemary Radford. From Machismo to Mutuality:
Essays on Sexism and woman-man Liberation.
Berzon, Betty. Permanent Partners Building Gay and Lesbian Relationships That
Last. (1988). New York: Dutton.
Clark, Don. Loving Someone Gay. Berkeley. (1987). Celestial Arts.
Hunt, Mary E. Fierce Tenderness: A Feminist Theology Of Friendship.