Category Archives: Homosexuality

1 Corinthians 6:9-11 (“the unrighteous will not inherit the kingdom of God”)

(1 Cor 6:9–11 ESV) 9 Or do you not know that the unrighteous will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived: neither the sexually immoral, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor men who practice homosexuality, 10 nor thieves, … Continue reading

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Jesus and Paul on the Hermeneutics of Sexuality: The Recent Boy Scouts Decision, Part 2

I’m on break, you know — chilling to gospel music and enjoying the comments — as in, you know, letting someone else do most of the writing. At least, that was the idea. You see, I thought this was an … Continue reading

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Jesus and Paul on the Hermeneutics of Sexuality: “I’m Gay, but I’m Not Switching to a Church that Supports Gay Marriage”

Fascinating article by a lesbian who converted from atheism to Catholicism — who chooses to remain Catholic and honor the Catholic Church’s teachings on homosexual activity. Moreover, celibate gay Christians can offer proof that friendship can be real love, and … Continue reading

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Jesus and Paul on the Hermeneutics of Sexuality: The Recent Boy Scouts Decision, Part 1

According to a news report on Yahoo — The Boy Scouts of America, one of the country’s largest and oldest youth organizations, decided on Thursday to break 103 years of tradition by allowing openly gay members into its ranks. The … Continue reading

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Ironic Faith: Homosexuality

It’s no surprise that the emerging churches have a special concern for homosexuals. Emergents are not so much pro-gay or pro-lesbian as they are convinced that sexuality is more complex than many acknowledge. They are committed both to the Bible, … Continue reading

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New Research on Society’s Attitudes Toward Homosexuality

Ed Stetzer summarizes recently released research on how America views homosexuality. As many consider homosexual conduct sinful as do not. It’s a tie. And the younger you are, the more likely you are to condone gay sex. And here’s the … Continue reading

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Letter to a Gay Man in the Churches of Christ, Part 9

I came across these intriguing posts about homosexuality from Patrick Mead. Patrick is pulpit minister at the Rochester Hills Church of Christ in Rochester, Michigan, and one of my favorite preachers. (You would do well to listen to some of … Continue reading

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Letter to a Gay Man in the Churches of Christ, Part 8

I know what the answers will be on the blog if you did write about it. I am very conflicted and confused about everything while trying to recover from my addiction. I have a therapist and a psychiatrist but no … Continue reading

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Letter to a Gay Man in the Churches of Christ, Part 7

My question is why doesn’t the church talk about it? Why is it so hush hush? Do people really think that it’s not an issue that needs to be talked about? That there’s no way a gay person could be … Continue reading

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Letter to a Gay Man in the Churches of Christ, Part 6

Yet, I haven’t 100% rejected the idea that being gay is OK with God. You can’t just undo a lifetime of being taught homosexuality is the worst possible sin in a short period of time. No, it’s not the worst … Continue reading

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