Below is a list of books that deal with the issue of homosexuality from a Christian perspective. There are many other resources available, but these are the ones I have read and on which I can offer my thoughts.
What Does the Bible Really Teach about Homosexuality? | Kevin DeYoung –In part 1 of this accessible and well-written volume, DeYoung examines all the major Bible passages that address the issue of homosexual practice. In part 2, he answers several objections to the biblical position. This is an excellent resource that all Christians should own and read. 153 pages. Continue reading “Books on Homosexuality from a Christian Perspective”
In light of the Supreme Court’s decision on so-called gay marriage last week, I thought it would be appropriate to reflect on how Christ’s church might respond.
Changing Nation, Unchanging Reality
President Obama was certainly right when he said, in his congratulatory phone call to James Obergefell on Friday, June 26, that Obergefell’s leadership had “changed the nation.” Yes, an entire nation will be different–fundamentally–due to this landmark decision by the Supreme Court of the United States. Marriage, previously recognized as an institution that can only, by definition, exist between a man and a woman, is now declared by the act of judicial will to exist between members of the same sex. Continue reading “Some Things Will Never Change: The Church's Response to the Recent SCOTUS Decision on Gay "Marriage"”