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By James V. Brownson

Grapples carefully with biblical texts on the middle of the church's debate over same-sex relationships

This thought-provoking ebook through James Brownson develops a large, cross-cultural sexual ethic from Scripture, locates present debates over homosexuality in that wider context, and explores why the Bible speaks how it does approximately same-sex relationships.

relatively offering each side during this polarized debate — "traditional" and "revisionist" — Brownson carefully analyzes all the pertinent biblical texts and helpfully identifies "stuck issues" within the ongoing debate. within the strategy, he explores key innovations that tell our figuring out of the biblical texts, together with patriarchy, complementarity, purity and impurity, honor and disgrace. crucial to his argument is the necessity to discover the ethical common sense at the back of the text.

Written which will serve and tell the continued debate in lots of denominations over the questions of homosexuality, Brownson's in-depth examine will turn out an invaluable source for Christians who are looking to shape a thought of opinion in this very important issue.

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