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Christianity and homosexuality
BIBLE VERSES ABOUT HOMOSEXUALITY
Christians are increasingly divided over the issue of the acceptance and inclusion of gay persons into the church. The debate itself is usually framed as essentially pitting the Bible, on one hand, against compassion and social justice on the other. Our Christian hearts, runs the usually impassioned argument, compel us to grant full moral and legal equality to gay and lesbian people; our Christian faith, comes the usually impassioned rebuttal, compels us to cleave, above all, to the word of God. Compassion for others is the fundamental cornerstone of Christian ethics; the Bible is the bedrock of the Christian faith.
What does the Bible say about homosexuality?
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