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A Christian discussion on sexuality

Anglican Church of Australia. Anglican General Synod Doctrine Commission.

A Christian discussion on sexuality

a position paper

by Anglican Church of Australia. Anglican General Synod Doctrine Commission.

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Published by General Synod Office in Sydney Square, N.S.W .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sex -- Religious aspects -- Christianity,
  • Homosexuality -- Religious aspects -- Christianity

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementAnglican General Synod Doctrine Commission.
    SeriesGeneral Synod paper -- no. 3
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT708 A5 1989
    The Physical Object
    Pagination26 p. --
    Number of Pages26
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18345631M
    ISBN 100949108103
    OCLC/WorldCa27626571

    Sexuality is both fascinating and troubling. It seems to promise that transcendence of ourselves which is our deepest human desire, and yet it makes us painfully aware of our limits and of the supreme difficulty of finding ourselves in the process of losing ourselves. The relationship of Christianity to sexuality has been particularly troubled, but this book is an attempt to reflect on the.   As far as the content, Grenz’s book is excellent. A must read, I’d say, for anyone wanting a thorough look at what a Christian sexual ethic looks like—or should look like. (Part of the problem might be the striking shortage of scholarly books devoted to sexual ethics.) Grenz looks at things like: The Nature of Human Sexuality.

    Biblically speaking, the end goal of a Christian is not a good sex life or marriage (shocking, I know!). Our end goal is God’s glory (1 Corinthians ), and we are trusting that obedience to the original design will bring both God’s glory and a fullness of the gift of sex within a biblical marriage. Women in the Book of Ruth Essay Words | 5 Pages. Women in the Book of Ruth Women are often trapped in an essentially idle, domestic role, praised for purity and lack of sexual desire, pampered as ornaments, but given no effective life functions other than demonstrating a few social graces and bearing children, as is established by the Judeo-Christian ethic and is reinforced in the story.

    lic school teacher with a vibrant Christian faith. She is also in the formation of a love relationship for the first time. I take delight in her joy as she speaks about all these new feelings. When I asked her what she likes best about the special man in her life, she replied that she likes the word “partner,” used often by same-sex couples. Good Sex presents sexual ethics in the light of faith. Speaking on behalf of Christianity, Buss describes “love your neighbor as yourself” as the only Christian “rule”; it is a positive rule rather than one that focuses on prohibitions. Since this call is never fulfilled in practice, it .


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