Homosexuality and the Bible

Homosexuality and the Bible

There are 36038 comments on the www.smh.com.au story from Aug 15, 2011, titled Homosexuality and the Bible. In it, www.smh.com.au reports that:

Given the ongoing debate about same-sex marriage, it is time I looked at the two Testaments to remind myself why belief is so hard for me to embrace.

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#16526 Feb 12, 2013
Robsan5 wrote:
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Ken, I think it's funny that these morons post using my name. I don't have a problem with it.
Robert
It may be funny, to you, Robsan, since you know when you have posted a message.

But, it sure is more than a bit confusing to me.

“KiMare'a the Monster Mutation”

Since: Nov 10

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#16527 Feb 12, 2013
RevKen wrote:
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It may be funny, to you, Robsan, since you know when you have posted a message.
But, it sure is more than a bit confusing to me.
Nothing new there...

Smirk.
Robsan5

United States

#16529 Feb 12, 2013
KiMare wrote:
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Nothing new there...
Smirk.
And nothing from you on what word was replaced by homosexual in bibles in 1946, and why homosexual is a better translation.

Nothing new there indeed, Genius.

Snicker Snort.

Robert

“KiMare'a the Monster Mutation”

Since: Nov 10

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#16530 Feb 12, 2013
Robsan5 wrote:
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And nothing from you on what word was replaced by homosexual in bibles in 1946, and why homosexual is a better translation.
Nothing new there indeed, Genius.
Snicker Snort.
Robert
Untrue.

We have a clear and solid foundation established. Male and Female in the garden. You and I outside.

Snicker smile.
Robsan5

United States

#16531 Feb 12, 2013
KiMare wrote:
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Untrue.
We have a clear and solid foundation established. Male and Female in the garden. You and I outside.
Snicker smile.
0 for 28.
I live in the garden.
We are still waiting for a clear and solid explanation about what word was replaced by homosexual in bibles in 1946, and why homosexual is a better translation.
Man are you stupid.

Snicker Snort.

Robert
Robsan5

United States

#16532 Feb 12, 2013
RevKen wrote:
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It may be funny, to you, Robsan, since you know when you have posted a message.
But, it sure is more than a bit confusing to me.
The easiest way to tell is that if it isn't witty and intelligent, it wasn't me.

Robert

“KiMare'a the Monster Mutation”

Since: Nov 10

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#16533 Feb 13, 2013
Robsan5 wrote:
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0 for 28.
I live in the garden.
We are still waiting for a clear and solid explanation about what word was replaced by homosexual in bibles in 1946, and why homosexual is a better translation.
Man are you stupid.
Snicker Snort.
Robert
You live in the garden?

This is why I'm banking on middlemind.

I am laying the foundation to answer your question. The premise for sexual activity gives us a key part of the context for answering the question.

I simply am pointing out that in the original design, according to the Bible, it was simply male and female. That is an undeniable fact.

Now, since you are adamant about what the Bible 'really' says, do you have an example of homosexuality at the beginning?

Something?

Anything???

Smirk.
Robsan5

United States

#16534 Feb 13, 2013
KiMare wrote:
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You live in the garden?
This is why I'm banking on middlemind.
I am laying the foundation to answer your question. The premise for sexual activity gives us a key part of the context for answering the question.
I simply am pointing out that in the original design, according to the Bible, it was simply male and female. That is an undeniable fact.
Now, since you are adamant about what the Bible 'really' says, do you have an example of homosexuality at the beginning?
Something?
Anything???
Smirk.
0 for 29.
I live in paradise. Obviously you live elsewhere.
Still waiting for you to say what word was replaced by homosexual in bibles in 1946, and why homosexual is a better translation.
Something?
Anything?

Snicker Snort.

Robert

“The Kingdom of God Begins NOW!”

Since: May 07

The Mountain Empire

#16535 Feb 13, 2013
KiMare wrote:
<quoted text>
Untrue.
We have a clear and solid foundation established. Male and Female in the garden. You and I outside.
Snicker smile.
What ancient Hebrew word is there for homosexual?

“The Kingdom of God Begins NOW!”

Since: May 07

The Mountain Empire

#16536 Feb 13, 2013
KiMare wrote:
<quoted text>
You live in the garden?
This is why I'm banking on middlemind.
I am laying the foundation to answer your question. The premise for sexual activity gives us a key part of the context for answering the question.
I simply am pointing out that in the original design, according to the Bible, it was simply male and female. That is an undeniable fact.
Now, since you are adamant about what the Bible 'really' says, do you have an example of homosexuality at the beginning?
Something?
Anything???
Smirk.
What ancient Hebrew word is there for homosexual?

“Busting Kimare's”

Since: Feb 13

Clitty

#16537 Feb 13, 2013
KiMare wrote:
<quoted text>
Untrue.
We have a clear and solid foundation established. Male and Female in the garden. You and I outside.
Snicker smile.
What about our garden? We have both in the same snatch er r..patch.

I'm your vagina and I approve this message.
El Segundo

United States

#16540 Feb 13, 2013
RevKen wrote:
<quoted text>
It may be funny, to you, Robsan, since you know when you have posted a message.
But, it sure is more than a bit confusing to me.
Also funny is "RevKen" is confusing to believe that "El Segundo" and "Manmanman" identities are equal.

“KiMare'a the Monster Mutation”

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#16541 Feb 14, 2013
KiMare wrote:
<quoted text>
You live in the garden?
This is why I'm banking on middlemind.
I am laying the foundation to answer your question. The premise for sexual activity gives us a key part of the context for answering the question.
I simply am pointing out that in the original design, according to the Bible, it was simply male and female. That is an undeniable fact.
Now, since you are adamant about what the Bible 'really' says, do you have an example of homosexuality at the beginning?
Something?
Anything???
Smirk.
MiddleWay wrote:
<quoted text>
What ancient Hebrew word is there for homosexual?
So you concede the above?

I simply want to be clear when I answer.

Smile.

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#16542 Feb 14, 2013
KiMare wrote:
KiMare wrote:
<quoted text>
You live in the garden?
This is why I'm banking on middlemind.
I am laying the foundation to answer your question. The premise for sexual activity gives us a key part of the context for answering the question.
I simply am pointing out that in the original design, according to the Bible, it was simply male and female. That is an undeniable fact.
Now, since you are adamant about what the Bible 'really' says, do you have an example of homosexuality at the beginning?
Something?
Anything???
Smirk.
<quoted text>
So you concede the above?
I simply want to be clear when I answer.
Smile.
Because the mythical account does not describe the full spectrum of human sexuality, all behavior that does not conform to the archetypal and necessarily sketchy description given is not permitted or condoned?

I certainly do not concede that, because an account given in the bible does not elaborate, there is no righteous cause for behavior not described.

The premise for sexual activity - any premise, scriptural or not - does not necessarily describe the personal motivation for the behavior.

However, as Jesus noted, the personal motivation for the behavior is the foundation for the nature of the sin. That distinction was not a part of the Law, because it was personal and subjective and could not be definitively witnessed, except by one who knows the mind and heart of another.

So, no. Your attempt to estabish a premise with which to define the sin based solely upon a description of behavior, for which motivation is not given, is fundamentally insufficient.

Rev. Ken
Robsan5

United States

#16543 Feb 14, 2013
El Segundo wrote:
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Also funny is "RevKen" is confusing to believe that "El Segundo" and "Manmanman" identities are equal.
No, your Man3 personality is way dumber than your ES personality.

Robert

“The Kingdom of God Begins NOW!”

Since: May 07

The Mountain Empire

#16545 Feb 14, 2013
KiMare wrote:
KiMare wrote:
<quoted text>
You live in the garden?
This is why I'm banking on middlemind.
I am laying the foundation to answer your question. The premise for sexual activity gives us a key part of the context for answering the question.
I simply am pointing out that in the original design, according to the Bible, it was simply male and female. That is an undeniable fact.
Now, since you are adamant about what the Bible 'really' says, do you have an example of homosexuality at the beginning?
Something?
Anything???
Smirk.
<quoted text>
So you concede the above?
I simply want to be clear when I answer.
Smile.
What ancient Hebrew word is there for homosexual?

“Busting Kimare's”

Since: Feb 13

Clitty

#16546 Feb 14, 2013
MiddleWay wrote:
<quoted text>
What ancient Hebrew word is there for homosexual?
Crickets.... chirp, chirp

“The Kingdom of God Begins NOW!”

Since: May 07

The Mountain Empire

#16547 Feb 14, 2013
Dusty Mangina wrote:
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Crickets.... chirp, chirp
They've been chirping since his claim....
Robsan5

United States

#16548 Feb 14, 2013
MiddleWay wrote:
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They've been chirping since his claim....
Which one? That god is a radioactive alien? That walnuts are not fruit? That god holding out his hand or turning his back is effective protection against radiation? Etc...?

Man is he stupid.

Robert
DMAN

Aurora, CO

#16549 Feb 14, 2013
May god lift all of us up toward heaven.
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