Friday, June 12, 2015

ANALYSIS: Why gay marriage wouldn't surprise Paul

It's common for proponents of gay marriage to claim that Scripture condemns only promiscuous, predatory and pedophilic homosexual behavior, as if the biblical authors had no knowledge of consensual, adult, monogamous homosexuality. In some cases, LGBT advocates state explicitly that the ancient world was ignorant of modern forms of homosexuality.

Ancient writings “refute the claim of LGBT advocates that adult, monogamous, loving homosexual relationships were unknown in the ancient world.”But that claim is false. And believers should be prepared to engage its advocates in the ongoing cultural debate over same-sex marriage. Keep reading

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