|Statement||Charles W. Socarides.|
|LC Classifications||RC558 .S652 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 642 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||642|
|LC Control Number||89017913|
Homosexuality: Full Book of Discipline statements. Share: ¶ 4. Article IV. Inclusiveness of the Church The United Methodist Church is a part of the church universal, which is one Body in Christ. The United Methodist Church acknowledges that all persons are of sacred worth. Homosexuality is romantic attraction, sexual attraction, or sexual behavior between members of the same sex or gender. As a sexual orientation, homosexuality is "an enduring patte. If you are wondering about the ethics of homosexuality vis a vis the Bible, this book is a must. It will educate you on the arguments of those who claim the Bible condemns same-sex relationships, and allow you to counter these arguments effectively. I've read extensively on this subject, and this book is the best summary out larep-immo.com by: Nov 15, · A must have for anyone interested in homosexuality. As someone who has read a number of books on the Biblical attitude towards same sex love and also Dover's book on Greek Homosexuality, this book tells the big picture. Though Crompton takes a pro-gay stance, he treats the sources judiciously/5.
Jul 20, · What the Bible Says About Homosexuality. God created marriage, which he defines as the lifelong and exclusive covenant of one man and woman. Same-sex desires and same-sex orientation are part of our broken and disordered sexuality owing to God’s subjection of the created order to futility because of man’s sin. Jun 25, · The Book of Discipline contains the rules that guide The United Methodist Church. Only General Conference can change the book, which is revised after each meeting of the conference. ¶ The practice of homosexuality is incompatible with Christian teaching. Therefore self-avowed practicing homosexuals are not to be certified as. Homosexuality (Book): Presents articles that offer opposing views about topics relating to homosexuality, including the nature vs. nurture debate, same-sex marriage, and the U.S. military's "don't ask, don't tell" policy. In this timely book, award-winning author Kevin DeYoung challenges each of us - the skeptic, the seeker, the certain, and the confused - to take a humble look at God's Word regarding the issue of larep-immo.com examining key biblical passages in both the Old and New Testaments and the Bible's overarching teaching regarding sexuality, DeYoung responds to popular objections raised by 5/5(4).
Feb 03, · 9 We also know that the law is made not for the righteous but for lawbreakers and rebels, the ungodly and sinful, the unholy and irreligious, for those who kill their fathers or mothers, for murderers, 10 for the sexually immoral, for those practicing homosexuality, for slave traders and liars and perjurers—and for whatever else is contrary. I have co-authored a book with Mark Thiessen Nation, Professor of Theology, Eastern Mennonite Seminary, where we debate the issue of homosexuality. Here is a link to information about the book, called, Reasoning Together: A Conversation on Homosexuality. Resources: Homosexuality Focus on the Family is committed to upholding God’s design for the expression of human sexuality: a husband and wife in a marriage relationship. We also hold to the scriptural truth that a relationship with God through Jesus Christ brings transformation and power over sin. We reach out with compassion and respect to [ ]. homosexuality, a term created by 19th cent. theorists to describe a sexual and emotional interest in members of one's own sex. Today a person is often said to have a homosexual or a heterosexual orientation, a description intended to defuse some of the long-standing sentiment among many Westerners that homosexuality is immoral or pathological.