The following titles are our recommended readings for the subject of gay & lesbian relationships; we have selected them especially with parents in mind. Most of the titles are available for borrowing through our PFLAG libraries.

PFLAG Booklet

Developed here in Sydney. It will answer a number of your questions.


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pflag our history

Written by Pamela Garske, member of PFLAG NSW Inc. - Download

Homosexuality & the Bible

Discussion paper by Rev. Dorothy McRae McMahon. Oct.2006 - Download

sexuality & marriage

Discussion paper by Rev. Dorothy McRae McMahon. Oct.2006 - Download

PFLAG Conference - Combating Homophobia


Justice Michael Kirby lecture

This is a transcript of an address given by Justice Kirby to the Pitt St (Sydney) Uniting Church on 31th March. It is a very interesting talk and well worth the read.


My Child Is Gay

Bryce McDougall (Allen & Unwin 1998)

Beyond Acceptance

GW Griffin, M&A Wirth (Prentice Hall 1986)

Invisible Families

by Terry Stewart. Invisible Families provides a starting point to help family members talk openly about homosexuality, heal rifts and achieve a loving understanding. Counsellors, teachers, friends and anyone who is part of the Family will find Invisible Families to be useful for its insight and guidance.

For info and how to order use this link - Website

Coming Out to Parents

Mary V Borhek (Pilgrim Press 1993)

Inside Out

edited by Erin Shales (ISBN 186395259)

Coming Out, Coming Home

Joan Golding & Peter Wood MSC (Spectrum Press)

Towards a Church Apology

Towards a Church apology for gay prejudice - Download