Arsenokoites is rarely, if ever, used in antiquity, to describe homosexuality. The Greek language had other words to describe homosexual activity.
Romans 1, in historical context, is about ancient Roman fertility goddess worshipers who engaged in shrine prostitution to worship Cybele, not gays and lesbians.
Yes, of course Christians are supposed to judge. We read, believe, obey and apply what we read in the Bible to everything we encounter in life. Only foolish
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When I approach Matthew 19, I read the text literally, taking it at face value instead of spiritualizing it. When events in Matthew occurred the apostle
In Romans 1:24, Paul uses the Greek word ἀκαθαρσίαν akatharsian, translated in the KJV as uncleanness, to describe the idolatry of temple prostitutes.
Leviticus and Old Testament Law, are specifically addressed to Jews, not to New Testament Christians. God, Moses and the Bible are crystal clear about that.
Moses led Israel out of Egypt around 1445 BC. We arrive at that answer based on two important verses of scripture, Judges 11:26 and 1 Kings 6:1. In the
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I received this from Ravena who describes herself as an atheist lesbian. Here are her questions and my answers. Atheist vs. Christian Ravena writes:
The Bible is a book of history but there is a lot of history outside the Bible that directly affects what is written in the Bible. Most modern Bible readers
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Are Christians under Law? Do Christians have to keep the Old Testament Law to be right with God? The short answer is no. You are not under the law but under grace. Romans 6:14.
The Law of Moses applied to specific people at a specific time period in a specific land for specific reasons. Moses Law was not universal and did not apply to everyone. The New Testament never state
This question comes up frequently so I’ll once again provide a brief answer. Your question rests on three faulty assumptions. Faulty assumption #1. Your
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
Molech had a fertility goddess consort named Ashtoreth. The Holiness Code intended to prevent Israel from adopting the Canaanite religious practice of fertility goddess worship.
Idolatry in the Bible is linked to shrine prostitutes and their pagan worship of the fertility goddess.
Devil possession is a very real phenomenon yet exorcism is NEVER used in the New Testament as therapy for born again Christians. God’s method of deliverance
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I received this email in January, 2012. It is typical of many emails I receive from Christian leaders who refuse to study the Bible in context yet who
Repentance means to change your mind. Repentance causes you to see things the way God sees things and that leads you to trust Jesus Christ.
The wrath of God is his holy and eternal hatred of all sin, evil and unrighteousness: Psalm 5:5, 11:5, 45:7, 119:104, 128, Proverbs 6:16, 8:13, Isaiah
Thanks for such a great question about David and Jonathan. Today when people read the Bible, they tend to read into scripture their own view from the twenty
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us with all spiritual blessings in heavenly places in Christ: Ephesians 1:3 When
My Coming Out tells the real truth of Rick Brentlinger and his spiritual journey to full acceptance as a gay Christian in the body of Christ.
Because our Christian faith is based on historical facts, we use those facts to accurately interpret scripture. Without an understanding of first century
Exodus and Alan Chambers are truth averse. Alan recently punkd Justin Lee and the GCN Conference.
No, my Mom and Dad were not gay. But parents of GLBT kids must also come out, in the sense that they acknowledge that their kid is gay. And for some,
Shrine prostitutes were not homosexuals. They were often heterosexual pagan worshipers of the fertility goddess.
Centurion and Pais? What would happen if a gay relationship in the Bible was actually blessed by Jesus? Would that change the way you look at gay couples? Would that change your view of homosexuality?
No, there are no Biblical apostles today in the sense of men who were chosen by our Lord Jesus Christ to fill the scriptural office and who possess biblical
Define Malakoi - In the Bible, malakoi never refers to homosexuality and never describes gays, lesbians, bisexuals or transgendered people.