Jul 26, 2019 · Nor does the Bible teach that homosexuality is a sin Christians will never struggle against. Perhaps that is the key phrase in the question of whether it is possible to be a gay Christian: “struggle against.” It is possible for a Christian to struggle with homosexual temptations. Many homosexuals who become Christians have ongoing struggles. For decades, if not centuries, gays and lesbians have had to live in hiding. Public exposure of one’s sexual orientation frequently resulted in being fired, or worse. The vast majority of the time, this persecution happened at the hands of Christians. Anti-gay Christians have been facing a pale reflection of that for about five minutes.
Equally, gays and lesbians do not see the Bible as unequivocally true because they are forced by its use against them to read it more closely and with less credulity, leading them to note its myriad contradictions. Organizations for homosexual Christians exist across a wide range of beliefs and traditions. Mar 06, 2017 · Can a Person Be Both Gay and Christian? prevents the procreative component of marriage, and goes against nature. How can Christians criticize gays for entering non-procreative, biology defying unions, when they do the same thing? I don’t know what the solution is. I see people drowning and I don’t know how to help them.
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