Lot’s daughters get him drunk and mount him, and God rewards them with male babies who become patriarchs of great nations (Genesis 19). If a brother dies with no children, it becomes a man’s duty to impregnate the brother’s widow.
Onan is struck dead by God because he prefers to spill his seed on the ground rather than providing offspring for his brother (Genesis 38:8-10).
Not long ago, someone asked me how long I've been dealing with same-sex attractions.
I was surprised to find a big, round number before me: 20 years.
Reportedly, Omar Mateen had visited the gay-friendly nightclub somewhat frequently in the time preceding the shooting.
The Canadian Press spoke with two regular attendees of Pulse who were there when the violence broke out.
What is condemned in the Bible is temple prostitution, and abusive relationships between a grown man and an adolescent boy.They also use several literary devices to signal God’s approval for one or another sexual liaison: The law or a prophet might prescribe it, Jesus might endorse it, or God might reward it with the greatest of all blessings: boy babies who go on to become powerful men. contains pages dedicated to 40 biblical figures, each of whom had multiple wives. The Bible provides instructions on how to acquire several types of sex slaves.While the approved list does include one man coupled with one woman, the Bible explicitly endorses polygamy and sexual slavery, providing detailed regulations for each; and at times it also rewards rape and incest. For example, if a man buys a Hebrew girl and “she please not her master” he can’t sell her to a foreigner; and he must allow her to go free if he doesn’t provide for her (Exodus 21:8). Virgin females are counted, literally, among the booty of war.Of those 20 years, five and a half have been as a married man and as a father. I am a Christian struggling with unwanted same-sex attractions (SSA).I am a pastoral worker and a Bible college student, and homosexuality has been a prominent part of my journey as a Christian.