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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 booklet by means of James Brownson develops a extensive, 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.

really featuring either side during this polarized debate — "traditional" and "revisionist" — Brownson rigorously analyzes all the pertinent biblical texts and helpfully identifies "stuck issues" within the ongoing debate. within the approach, he explores key strategies that tell our realizing of the biblical texts, together with patriarchy, complementarity, purity and impurity, honor and disgrace. critical to his argument is the necessity to discover the ethical good judgment in the back of the text.

Written that allows you to serve and tell the continuing debate in lots of denominations over the questions of homosexuality, Brownson's in-depth research will end up an invaluable source for Christians who are looking to shape a thought of opinion in this vital issue.

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