I am not sure who I am writing to here. Thanks for engaging. In all this debate I acknowledge my place in a conflicted community.
From procreation to pleasure, here's what the Bible really says about sex. He accepts there is a risk on both sides. Hebrews reads "Let marriage be held in honor among all, and let the marriage bed be undefiled, for God will judge the sexually immoral and adulterous.
Abominations Homosexuality Prostitution. Search Results Continued You are not to have sex ual intercourse with a woman and her daughter. A man may not take his father's wife or have sex relations with a woman who is his father's. Do not take into the house of the Lord your God, as an offering for an oath, the price of a loose woman or the money given to one used for sex purposes in the worship of the gods: for these two things are disgusting to the Lord your God.
Uriah replied, "The ark, along with Israel and Judah, are encamped in tents, while my commanding officer Joab and my master's staff members are camping out in the open fields. You are not to shame your father by having sex with your mother.
Similarly, Proverbs encourages people to physically appreciate their partner.
But even this was sometimes condemned: in the tenth century, bishops in Venice did public penance for past involvement in the Moorish slave trade and sought to prevent all Venetians from involvement in slavery. Create a free website or blog at WordPress.
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