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LGBTQ Christian books include queer theology, Bible study, church life, biography, memoir, history, art, culture and fiction for readers of all ages. Q Spirit covers religion and spirituality books of special interest to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) people and allies.

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A same-sex marriage ceremony in… Renaissance Rome?

By Gary Ferguson, University of Virginia In the late 16th century, the famous French essayist Michel de Montaigne wrote about two marriages between...
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LGBTQ Christian book covers Tantric Jesus, Church of Whosoever, Bloomsbury Reader

New in Feb: LGBTQ Christian books “Tantric Jesus,” “Bloomsbury Reader,” “Church of Whosoever” and “Queering Richard Rolle”

Sexuality, theology, history and church life are explored in four new LGBTQ Christian books this month.   “Tantric Jesus: The Erotic Heart of...
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Top 35 LGBTQ Christian books of 2016 named

Check out the top 35 LGBTQ Christian books of 2016 — including queer theology, Bible, history, memoir, fiction and church life for all ages....
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Welcome to Q Spirit!

Welcome to Q Spirit, a new website on queer spirituality with LGBTQ saints, history and books. It is the new home of the Jesus in Love blog by...
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LGBTQ Christian books "For Those Tears I Died" and "Scags at 30"

New in November: LGBTQ Christian books “For Those Tears I Died” and “Scags at 30”

Lesbian spiritual life is explored in two new books this month: a memoir and a novel. They are “For Those Tears I Died” by Marsha Stevens and “Scags...
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A same-sex marriage ceremony in… Renaissance Rome?

By Gary Ferguson, University of Virginia In the late 16th century, the famous French essayist Michel de Montaigne wrote about two marriages between people of the same sex. The first involved women in eastern France, the second a group of men in Rome. At the time,...

Top 35 LGBTQ Christian books of 2016 named

Check out the top 35 LGBTQ Christian books of 2016 — including queer theology, Bible, history, memoir, fiction and church life for all ages. The incredibly diverse list was announced today by lesbian Christian author Kittredge Cherry on the Jesus in Love Blog at...

Welcome to Q Spirit!

Welcome to Q Spirit, a new website on queer spirituality with LGBTQ saints, history and books. It is the new home of the Jesus in Love blog by Kittredge Cherry. Q Spirit expands the meaning of holiness by presenting diverse historical people, events and books of...

Top 25 LGBTQ Christian books of 2015 named

Dozens of books with LGBTQ Christian themes were published in 2015. Here is a list of the top 25 – including, theology, memoir, Bible, history, art, film, fiction and church life. The year’s diverse group of authors approaches the subject in all different ways:...