Interpretation of Scripture


Peter Gomes,    The Good Book,   Publ.  Harper 2002


Richard Hays, The Moral Vision of the New Testament,     Publ.  HarperCollins 1996

First half presents a methodology for interpreting the New Testament,  the Second Half uses various issues as test cases to illustrate the method.


William J. Webb, Slaves, Women and Homosexuals: Exploring the Hermeneutics of Cultural Analysis   Publ.   IVP  2001

Uses particular issues as a way of presenting a methodology for scriptural interpretation.


Scroggs, Robin  The New Testament and Homosexuality,  Publ.  Fortress 1983


Brawley, Robert L. Biblical Ethics and Homosexuality: Listening to Scripture. WJK, 1996


Murchison, D. Cameron  "Scripture, tradition, knowledge and experience: a review of some recent literature from the church's conversation on homosexuality",  The Ecumenical Review v.50, 1998.


Alpert, Rebecca T.  "Scripture and homosexuality: Biblical authority and the church",  Journal of Ecumenical Studies v.34, 1997


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Wink, Walter  Homosexuality and the Bible