Shrine prostitutes were not homosexuals. They were often heterosexual pagan worshipers of the fertility goddess.
When Malakoi is used by Jesus, Paul and early Christians, it refers to soft clothing, substandard ethics, weak morals.
Sodom is mentioned at least 48 times in the Bible yet the sin of Sodom is never identified as homosexuality. Instead, pride, gluttony idolatry and inhospitality are listed in the Bible as the sin of S
That at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of things in heaven, and things in earth, and things under the earth. And that every tongue should confess
Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners. - 1 Timothy 1:15 The word gospel occurs 101 times in 95 verses in the King James Bible New Testament.
No, Romans 1:26-27 does not condemn gays, transgendered people, lesbians or bisexuals. All Christians have a duty before God to interpret scripture honestly,
Gay Christian 101 - We present accurate Biblical and historical information defending GLBT Christians from those who rip verses out of context to condemn and oppress.
Our question, Was Adam a real man, points us to other important questions. Was the fall of man in Genesis 3 a real event in time and space? Did the fall
Idolatry in the Bible is linked to shrine prostitutes and their pagan worship of the fertility goddess.
Hi, I'm 15 and have recently come to terms with my sexuality. I think I am bisexual. I told my best friend and she is doing all she can to convince me
Dealing with sexual temptation goes far beyond knowing how to resist temptation. We also need to know how to deal with the practical reality of failing
Kill Gays - Pastors Worley, Knapp and Anderson advocate killing all gays. They are false prophets.
The truth that all scripture is given by inspiration of God, 2 Timothy 3:16, did not remove the human authors of the Bible from their particular culture
Aristides apology links Romans 1 to shrine prostutition as the example of where idolatry leads rather than blasting lesbians and gays.
The situation you describe is troubling and one many Christians must deal with these days. Some preachers appear to be obsessed with gays when they should
Christs-bride is made up of all Christians including gays and lesbians.
Romans 1, in historical context, is about ancient Roman fertility goddess worshipers who engaged in shrine prostitution to worship Cybele, not gays and lesbians.
Now the works of the flesh are manifest, which are these; Adultery, fornication, uncleanness, lasciviousness, -Galatians 5:19 All four sins in this list
Justification by faith is the marriage of justice and mercy, God giving us the free gift of His perfect righteousness entirely apart from keeping the
In Romans 1:24, Paul uses the Greek word ἀκαθαρσίαν akatharsian, translated in the KJV as uncleanness, to describe the idolatry of temple prostitutes.
In Lev 17:7 and goat idols, part 1 we learned that ancient Israel was a nation plagued by idolatry. Before Israel went into Egypt, idols and temple prostitutes
Ancient Israel was a nation plagued by idolatry. Before Israel went into Egypt, idols and temple prostitutes were a growing problem. During Israel's 400+
Thanks for asking such an odd and interesting question. The Book of Ruth contains no major prophesies and is a simple story of Gentile-Jewish lovers.
Our text is the Gospel of Luke 23:32-43. 32 And there were also two other, malefactors, led with him to be put to death. 33 And when they were come to
Define Arsenokoites. The Greek language had words to describe homosexual activity but arsenokoites was rarely, if ever, used to describe homosexual activity.
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The State Library of Queensland is the public library of Queensland, Australia. This wonderful library recently donated 50,000 public domain images, with
Parrot pictures are from “Illustrations of the Family of the Psittacidae or Parrots,” published in Great Brittain in 1832 by British artist Edward Lear.
Ernst Haeckel, 1834-1919, was a German naturalist, biologist and artist. After earning two doctors degrees, Haeckel spent the next 47 years as Professor
These bird paintings are from the U.S. Library of Congress Collection and are in the public domain, according to Bill Steiner in his book, Audubon Art
Because our Christian faith is based on historical facts, we use those facts to accurately interpret scripture. Without an understanding of first century
Most modern Bible readers are unaware of the cultural doctrinal and historical background of the New Testament. Most have no knowledge of the ancient
No, there are no Biblical apostles today in the sense of men who fill the scriptural office and possess the spiritual gift of being an apostle, 1 Corinthians