Gillian Frank Recently I had the pleasure of being a respondent at a conference in honor of Heather White and Anthony Petro’s respective path breaking publications Reforming Sodom and After the Wrath of God. Both books make crucial interventions in the history of sexuality and LGBTQ history, two fields that […]
Religion and Sexuality
It was their word against the word of the adults, the doers of God’s work on Earth.
Liberal Protestants influenced major shifts—and later divisions—among sex educators.
The crusade against ‘gender ideology’ started with a letter by the Bishops’ Conference of Poland.
Homosexual law reform was supported by influential sections of the Church of England.
The Commission had the potential to challenge the very nature of Catholic epistemology.
Historians should not assume that religious institutions have always been hostile to gay rights.