2020年12月15日

Very First Congregational United Church Of Christ

# 7 – PAUL CONDEMNS SEXUAL ASSAULT, never CONSENSUAL GAY RELATIONS IN ROMANS.

In Romans (1:26-27) Paul penned, “Their ladies exchanged normal sex for abnormal, plus in exactly the same way additionally the men, quitting normal sex with females, had been consumed with passion for starters another. Guys committed shameless acts with males and gotten in their own personal individuals the penalty that is due their mistake.” Pertaining to guys, Paul is many addressing that is likely intercourse functions (which are shameful) by otherwise heterosexual men on guys.

He probably will not call them unnatural functions because their guide just isn’t to consensual relational sexual intercourse, but assault that is sexual. Wealthy Greco-Roman men proved their power and domination by penetrating reduced class men of every age. Paul might have kept out of the “unnatural” label when it comes to men’s passion he was criticizing the wealthy for their acts of penetration of unwilling males because he was not criticizing the victims who had no choice in the acts; rather. (さらに…)