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Sex, marriage and religion

Alexander Roper Vidler

Sex, marriage and religion

a discussion of some modern problems

by Alexander Roper Vidler

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Published by The Macmillan company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marriage.,
  • Sexual ethics.,
  • Christianity.

  • Edition Notes

    Printed in Great Britain.

    Statementby Alec R. Vidler ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ734 .V48
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, [1] p., 2 l., 148 p.
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6275222M
    LC Control Number32015070
    OCLC/WorldCa1895905

    The issue of same-sex marriage has attracted the attention of many political and cultural interests. Same-Sex Marriage: The Moral and Legal Debate presents a balanced sampling of diverse and cogent arguments by academics, politicians, journalists, attorneys, judges, and activists. The perspectives range from the views of lesbian feminists, who decry the institution of marriage as an instrument. Same-sex marriage, the practice of marriage between two men or between two women. Although same-sex marriage has been regulated through law, religion, and custom in most countries of the world, the legal and social responses have ranged from celebration on the one hand to criminalization on the other.

    homosexuality, a term created by 19th cent. theorists to describe a sexual and emotional interest in members of one's own sex. Today a person is often said to have a homosexual or a heterosexual orientation, a description intended to defuse some of the long-standing sentiment among many Westerners that homosexuality is immoral or pathological. Religious conservatives use their interpretation of the six "clobber passages" and of passages discussing opposite-sex marriage to condemn ous liberals use the Bible's general themes on same-sex relationships, love, and justice to argue that SSM is a human right.

      According to Hebrews , only the “marriage bed” is pure and undefiled. According to the Bible, sex is to be reserved for marriage. Period. So, yes, oral sex is a sin if done before or outside of marriage. Is oral sex a sin if done within a marriage? Many, perhaps most, Christian married couples have had this question.   Pete Buttigieg during a campaign stop in Concord, N.H., on Saturday. As a religious gay man, he has been discussing God and sexuality in an unconventional : Jeremy W. Peters.


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Same-Sex Marriage and Religious Liberty is an indispensable new book Eventually, proponents and opponents of same-sex marriage will need to have a conversation about their shared interest in a society that ensures room for dissent from majoritiarian norms/5(2).

Spanning thousands of years, this new collection brings together writings and teachings about marriage and religion book, marriage, and family from the Jewish, Christian, Islamic, Hindu, Buddhist, and Confucian traditions.

The volume includes traditional texts as well as contemporary materials showing how the religions have responded to the changing conditions and mores of modern life. The main contribution ofMoral Argument, Religion, and Same-Sex Marriage is in its direct engagement with the political and legal arguments of the gay community's critics on their own moral and ethical terms.

Along the way, important concepts in public discourse―such as governmental neutrality, the right to marry, and religious freedom―are Format: Hardcover.

IN THIS JOURNAL. Journal Home. Browse Journal. Current IssueAuthor: J. Weatherspoon. Sex, Marriage, Family, and the Religions of the Book This project analyzed of the role that Christianity, Judaism, and Islam have played and can play in forming and reforming theories, laws, and practices of sex, marriage, and family life.

It was funded by The Pew Charitable Trusts, Inc., Lilly Endowment, Inc., and the Ford Foundation. Same-Sex Marriage and Religious Liberty explores the religious freedom implications of defining marriage to include Sex couples.

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Johann Christoph Arnold's Sex, God & Marriage is a beautiful book, filled with pastoral wisdom for the Church. As a pastor, I regularly search for those texts that might be used in marriage counseling with couples, in pre-martial counseling, and with teens and pre-teens in the Church.

Sex, God & Marriage meets all those needs, and more/5. Spanning thousands of years, this new collection brings together writings and teachings about sex, marriage, and family from the Jewish, Christian, Islamic, Hindu, Buddhist, and Confucian traditions. The volume includes traditional texts as well as contemporary materials showing how the religions have responded to the changing conditions and mores of modern life.

Phil Zuckerman is a professor of sociology and religious studies at Pitzer College, where he teaches courses in social theory, deviance, sociology of religion, and sex and religion.

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Inwhen Massachusetts became the first state to legalize same-sex marriage, nearly two-thirds (65 percent) of religiously unaffiliated Americans supported same-sex marriage, but there were no major religious groups in which a majority favored allowing gay and lesbian couples to marry. A fascinating book that blows the top off the sex control systems used by organised religion.

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In Sex and Religion, Dag Øistein Endsjø examines the myriad and complex religious attitudes towards sex in cultures throughout the world. Endsjø reflects on some of the most significantly problematic areas in the relationship between sex and religion—from sex before or outside of marriage to homosexuality.

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