Homosexuality Christianity Marriage equality Bible Same-sex marriage plebiscite. Lest readers think the Bible is against sexuality generally, there is an entire biblical book devoted to celebrating human sexual desire. If you do not receive an email within 10 minutes, your email address may not be registered, and you may need to create a new Wiley Online Library account. New Password. Events Discover. If cultural, social, and political forces were on their side, this wouldn't be necessary. Available editions United Kingdom.
Indeed, if it weren't for the idea that marriage is sacred, it seems unlikely that ongoing debate would be as rancorous as it is.
Previous Figure Next Figure. As New Testament scholar Sean Winter summarises: And there are associated deleterious impacts of being denied this opportunity.