Their own receive them not : African American lesbians and gays in Black churches / Horace L. Griffin.Material type: TextPublication details: Cleveland, Ohio : Pilgrim Press, 2006. Description: xvi, 240 p. ; 24 cmISBN: 0829815996 (alk. paper); 9780829815993 (alk. paper)Subject(s): Homosexuality -- Religious aspects -- Christianity | African Americans -- Religion | Gays -- Religious life -- United StatesDDC classification: 277.3/08208664 LOC classification: BR115.H6 | G745 2006
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-232) and index.
Introduction -- Religious and cultural reflections on race and homosexuality -- The Black church, the Bible, and the battle over homosexuality -- Natural law, procreation, and other Black church arguments against homosexuality -- Black, gay, and Christian in the Black church -- Passing, silence, denial, and gay deceptions in Black churches -- The Black church and AIDS -- The emergence of African American lesbian/gay Christian congregations in the United States -- Toward a true liberation theology for pastoral caregivers.