It is not simply a matter of personal belief or citing official church doctrine. Yes, this verse clearly condemns adulterous homosexual sex in calling it an "abomination" to'ebahbut here are all the other things also called an "abomination" in the Bible: Egyptians eating with Hebrews; having an image of another god in your house; sacrificing your child to the god Molech; having sex with your wife when she is menstruating; taking your wife's sister as a second wife; and eating pork.
Some of you were once like that. Cummings Orthodox Christian Educational Society, Chicago, Illinois,from the metaphor of the church as a ship, 'the members of the Church [are] guided on their voyage through life by means of the holy canons'. Print Cancel.
They must be put to death; their blood will be on their own heads" Leviticus For in the same way you judge others, you will be judged, and with the measure you use, it will be measured to you. Having begun by the Spirit, are you now being perfected by the flesh? And even if our gospel is veiled, it is veiled only to those who are perishing.
Therefore God sends them a strong delusion, so that they may believe what is false, in order that all may be condemned who did not believe the truth but had pleasure in unrighteousness. Now before he was taken he was commended as having pleased God. Whoever is not with me is against me, and whoever does not gather with me scatters.
A soft answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. Understanding this, that the law is not laid down for the just but for the lawless and disobedient, for the ungodly and sinners, for the unholy and profane, for those who strike their fathers and mothers, for murderers, the sexually immoral, men who practice homosexuality, enslavers, liars, perjurers, and whatever else is contrary to sound doctrine, in accordance with the gospel of the glory of the blessed God with which I have been entrusted.
You shall not lie with a male as one lies with a female; it is an abomination. So they ate and drank and spent the night there. It is clear, however, that the Bible condemns homosexuality as an immoral and unnatural sin.
In 1 Corinthians - 10 , he said: Do not be deceived: neither the sexually immoral, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor men who practise homosexuality, nor thieves, nor the greedy, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor swindlers will inherit the kingdom of God.
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