Index of Scripture Cited

Here you will find links to the biblical texts cited on this blog. For you convenience they are listed in biblical order:


Genesis 19: 1-29 Hosting a Rave in Sodom

Genesis 9:4-5: Sodom and Gomorrah and Emmaus

Genesis 22:9-13: Sick Religion

Exodus 3:1-2: Blurring Faces

Exodus 3:13-14: Taming God

Exodus 12:1-14: The Beautiful Fag

Exodus 23:2a: "Cracks"

Exodus 34:29-35: A Queer Shine to the Face of God

Leviticus 18:22; 20:13: To Bone a Man as a Woman

Leviticus 19:1-2: Sacred Distinctiveness

Numbers 35:1-5: Boundary Crossers

Deuteronomy 4:9a: If Madonna is a Fake is Lady Gaga the Real Thing?

Deuteronomy 26:5-11: Queers on Pilgrimage

Deuteronomy 34:1-7: Dreams of Dad

Joshua 5:13-15: God and the Struggle for Self-Identity

Judges 1:4-7: Holy Self-Awareness

Judges 2:1-3,16-19, 3:5-6: Accommodating

Judges 3:7-11: Drama and Cycles

Judges 3:15-24: Full of It

Judges 5:6-8, 12-13, 20-22, 24-30: Liberators

Judges 6:1-6: Shivering

Judges 6:36-40: Discernment

Judges 8:22-25, 27: Irrelevant Faith

Judges 9:50-55: Bullies

Judges 11:30-32,34-37, 39-40: Messed Up

Judges 16:26-30: Macho Masculinity

Judges 21:21, 23: Sexual Minorities and Society’s Wellbeing

Ruth 1:11-13: Unconventional

Ruth 3:6-8: Sexual Subterfuge

1 Samuel 20:17, 41-42; 2 Samuel 1:17, 25-26: Erotic Authority

2 Samuel 21:19: Goliath Queers David

1 Kings 9:22-23, 42-43: Kicked Out in the Name of God

1 Kings 12:6-11: BDSM in the Jerusalem Palace

2 Kings 5:1-3: The Struggle for Healing

1 Chronicles 7:13: Queer Tribalism

2 Chronicles 36:22-23: Fairies Welcomed

Ezra 3:1-3a: Rainbow Altars

Nehemiah 1:2-4, 2:1-3: Acting Up

Nehemiah 8:10 Celebrating

Esther 4:13-14: Closets

Wisdom Literature
Job 24:1-12: Exploiting Queers

Job 42:5: Mistake to be Queer?

Psalm 23: Wanting

Psalm 34:4-8 Great Green Gobs of Ugg

Psalm 89:46-52: God After Midnight

Psalm 100: God's Pound of Flesh

Psalm 134: Erotic Pride Before God

Proverbs 10:12 Hate is Hate is Hate is Hate is Hate

Proverbs 12:18: Slurs

Ecclesiastes 1:2,12-14; 2:18-23: The Unlovable Divine

Ecclesiastes 3:20: The Gift of Mortality

Ecclesiastes 11:7: Joy

Song of Songs 1:5-6: Forbidden Eroticism

Song of Songs 3:1a, 2-4; 5:6b-7: Detractors

Song of Songs 4:16-5-1: Looking for Ms/Mr Right

Song of Songs 7:3-7: The Erotic Divine

Major Prophets
Isaiah 6:1-8: Holla At Ya Boy

Isaiah 9:6: Celebrating the Queer Child Within

Isaiah 40:1-2: Comfort

Isaiah 40:3-5: The Miracle of the Crooked

Isaiah 49:14-16: Dished by God

Isaiah 53:4-5: Gay Bashing for God

Jeremiah 15:15a, 21: God's Place in the Queer Movement

Lamentations 3:22-23: Screwed By God?

Ezekiel 37:1-6: Amped

Daniel 3:16-18: The Idol of Heteronormativity

Minor Prophets
Hosea 11:8-9: Queering Communities of Faith

Joel 3:1-2: Divinely Sanctioned to Hate?

Amos 7:10-12: Peacocking

Obadiah vv. 1c-4: When God Snaps

Jonah 1:1-3: Nothing Runs Like a Queer

Jonah 1:4-12: Naked in Public

Jonah 1:17-2:10: Our Own Sacred Identity

Jonah 3:1-10: In Praise of Divine Caprice

Jonah:3:10-4:3: Haters

Jonah 4:9-11: Protest

Micah 6:6-8: Religion That Rocks!

Nahum 3:13: Thwarting God's Plan for the Sexes

Habakkuk 1:1-4; 2:1-4: Drag Queen Rant

Habakkuk 1:2: Vicious Time

Zephaniah 3:9: Slanguage

Haggai 2:20-23: A Queer Prophet

Zachariah 3:1-5: Judged

Malachi 4:5: Re-Functional Families



Matthew1:18-25: Subversive Sexual Relationships: Joseph, Mary, and Jesus

Matthew 2:9-11: We Three Queens

Matthew 2:16-18: Light and Shadows

Matthew 5:14-15: The Fabulously Queer-Tinged Light

Matthew 5:36-38: On the Path to a Sex-Positive God

Matthew 7:15-16 The Problematic Sin of Straight Privilege

Matthew 7:24-27: Hold or Fold?

Matthew 13:3b-9: The Empire of the Sacred

Matthew 13:24-30: Enemies

Matthew 13:31-33: The Queer Rights Movement as an Extension of the Kingdom of God

Matthew 13:44-46: God's Rainbow Realm

Matthew 13:47-48: Radical God

Matthew 15:13: QueerSpirit

Matthew 15:10-11, 16-20: Abomination

Matthew 18:12-13: The Transgressive Shepherd

Mathew 18:21-35: Defined By Fairy Dust

Matthew 20: 1-16: Against Homodoxy

Matthew 21:12-17: Queering Religion

Matthew 21:33-34: Kill the Queers

Matthew 21:28-32: The Future Can Be Fabulous

Matthew: 22:1-14: Psychotic God

Matthew 23:27-28: In the Wake of Orlando

Matthew 24:42: Master/Daddy - Slave/Boy Equality

Matthew 24:43: Prepare for the Haters

Matthew 25:1-13: Keeping It Real

Matthew 25:31-33: Queer on Queer Hate

Matthew 28:1-10: Jesus Comes Out, I Mean is Raised

Mark 1:14-20: More Than a One Night Stand

Mark 2:21-22: On the Path to a Sex-Positive God

Mark 4: 3-8: The Empire of the Sacred

Mark 4:21-22: The Fabulously Queer-Tinged Light

Mark 4:26-29: Sexually Transmitted Disturbance

Mark 4:30-32: The Queer Rights Movement as an Extension of the Kingdom of God

Mark 12:1-11: Kill the Queers

Mark 13:33-37: Master/Daddy - Slave/Boy Equality

Mark 15:33-39: Jesus Died A Queer's Death

Mark 16: 1-8: Queering Death

Luke 1:26-29: Fear of Being Gay

Luke 1:39-45: The Risks of Fruitcaking

Luke 2:6-8: Vulnerability

Luke 6:46-49: Hold or Fold?

Luke 7:41-43: Reconciled

Luke 8:5-18: The Empire of the Sacred

Luke 8:16: The Fabulously Queer-Tinged Light

Luke 9:16-17: On the Path to a Sex-Positive God

Luke 9: 28-36 Dazzled and Dumbfounded

Luke 10:30-37: Compassionate Haters?

Luke 11:33-35: The Fabulously Queer-Tinged Light

Luke 11:5-8: Animosity and Persistence

Luke 12:16-21: Eat, Drink, and Be Merry

Luke 12:22-31: Relax. Let Go. Trust.

Luke 12:35-38: Master-Slave Equality

Luke 12:39-40: Prepare for the Haters

Luke 12:42-48: Giver? Taker?

Luke 13:6-9: What to do with Homophobic Friends

Luke 13:18-21: The Queer Rights Movement as an Extension of the Kingdom of God

Luke 14:7-11: Queer Pride/Queer Humility

Luke 14:15-24: Psychotic God

Luke 14:28-33: Stamina

Luke 15:4-7: The Transgressive Shepherd

Luke 15:8-10: Come Out, Come Out, Wherever You Are

Luke 15:11-13: Queer Prodigal

Luke 16:1-8: Deviant

Luke 16:19-20: Begging

Luke 17:7-10: A Self-Less Self Love

Luke 18:2-5: Visceral Self-Respect

Luke 18:10-13: Slamming It with the Sinners

Luke 19:12-13, 15b-22, 24: Do It Anyway!

Luke 20:9-18: Kill the Queers

Luke 23:24: Refusing the Meaninglessness of Death

Luke: 24:30-32 Sodom and Gomorrah and Emmaus

John 1:14a: Flesh

John 2:4: The Outing of Jesus

John 4:9-10: Being the Other

John 4:48: Do We Need an Alpha Male God?

John:5:5-6: Self-narratives

John 7:6a-8: Casting Rocks at Ourselves

John 9:1-2: Fugue on Sexuality

John 11:43-44: Unbinding

John 13:2-5: Taboo Crossing

John 18:8,10: Continuing to Overcome

John 18:37-38a: Meaning Making

John 20:15-16: Naming

Acts 28:30-31: Not Playing Along

Acts 7:55-60: Refusing the Meaninglessness of Death

Acts:17:22-31: Queer Spirituality

Pauline Corpus
Romans 1:26-27: To Bone a Man as a Woman

Romans 3:23: Queering Sin

Romans 8:35, 38-39: Perverted Gospel

Romans 12:9-21: Tyranny By Definition

1 Corinthians 13:4-7: Nonconforming Relationships

1 Corinthians 15:55: Easter's Grand Rainbow Diversity

2 Corinthians 4:7-10: The Body Spiritual

Galatians 2:11-14: Gay Hypocrisy

Galatians 6:2: Breaking Down the Barrier

Ephesians 1:15-17: Slapped by Prayer

Philippians 1:12-14: Bashed: Queer Martyrdom

Colossians 2:20-23: Infinite Value

1 Thessalonians 2:2-4: Purveyors of Perversion: Queer & Allied People of Faith

2 Thessalonians 3:16: Shalom Y'all

 Pastoral Letters
1 Timothy 6:1-2a: Textual Harassment

2 Timothy 4:19-20: Queer Protest

Titus 3:1: A Sodomite Is Not a Criminal

Philemon 3: Public Acceptance

Other Writings
Hebrews 12:11-13: Harassment and Resistance

James 3:1-12: Slurs

James 5:19-20: Sin

1 Peter 1:6-8: Cleansed by the Fires of Bigotry

1 Peter 3:15: Mass Celebrating the Queer Affirming God

2 Peter 3:14: Sexually Offensive

1 John 3:16-18: Queer Love

2 John vv. 5-6: Bad PRIDE/Good PRIDE

3 John 9-10: Talk to the Hand

Jude vv. 6-8: Strange Flesh

Revelation 22:17: A Drag Queen In Revelation