6 edition of What the Bible Really says About Sex found in the catalog.
July 6, 2006
by Trafford Publishing
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||205|
Editor of The New Oxford Annotated Bible Michael Coogan recently applied his thorough knowledge of Scripture to a universal and eternally relevant topic: sex. In God and Sex: What the Bible Really Says, he discusses everything from marriage and prostitution to "fire" in God's own loins (yeah, you may want to reread the Book of Ezekiel).Coogan puts the Bible, which is often inconsistent on . Bible verses about sex have much to say about this topic. Sex doesn’t have to be a topic that is unbearable to discuss openly with your spouse or even age-appropriate children. Make it a topic to draw you closer and experience one of the many pleasures God created for good.
He really picks apart both the Hebrew Bible and the New Testament and explains what these books really say about God and sex and points out the misconceptions that so many so-called religious people have. For example, so many anti-gay Christians say that The Bible describes marriage as the union of one man and one woman/5(36). This is an excerpt from “Good Christian Sex: Why Chastity Isn’t the Only Option — and Other Things the Bible Says About Sex,” her new book Author: Bromleigh Mccleneghan.
Readers looking for an unbiased appraisal of what the Bible says about premarital sex, homosexuality, and polygamy can trust Coogan, a biblical scholar of the highest order. Concise, clear, and access. LATEST BOOKS: Brain, Consciousness & God: A Lonerganian Integration. The Transcended Christian in paperback and e-book at Sex, Gay Marriage, & the Vatican & CNN op-ed piece: What the Bible Really Says about Homosexuality. 2-Page Summary of the Book.
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Coogan's book God and Sex: What the Bible Really Says was released last fall. Conservative critics say that coherence is precisely what the Bible offers on sex. A book on sex in the Bible is the perfect subject to display Coogan's unusual abilities. It's hard to imagine readers not being interested in the subject of sex and God, especially in the hands of a writer as skillful as Coogan."―Cited by: 5.
In God and Sex, Coogan examines one of the most controversial aspects of the Hebrew Scripture: What the Old Testament really says about sex, and how contemporary understanding of those writings is frequently misunderstood or misrepresented.
In the engaging and witty voice generations of students have appreciated, Coogan explores the language Author: Michael Coogan. The Bible has been used to justify slavery, inquisitions, apartheid and the subjugation of women.
Now, in this books which has sold over thousand copies, read what the Bible really says about by: The current issue of Newsweek magazine reports on "new scholarship on the Good Book's naughty bits" that is supposed to turn our understanding of the Bible's teachings on sex upside down.
Lisa Miller, Newsweek's religion editor, wrote the article entitled "What the Bible Really Says About Sex.". Here are six things the Bible says about sex.
Rather than prohibit sexual pleasure, the Bible shows that it is a gift from God. Sex is truly a wonderful gift from God. The Bible says: “Husbands and wives should satisfy each other’s sexual needs.” —1 CorinthiansGod’s Word Bible.
Limits on sexual pleasure God reserves sexual relations for marriage mates only, as Hebrews shows: “Let marriage be honorable among all, and the marriage bed be without defilement, for God will judge fornicators and adulterers.”. Have you ever wondered what the Bible REALLY says about sex, and not what Evangelical Christians tell you it says.
Matthew O'Neil has written just such a book. He looks to the text to see what the Christian Holy Book says about women, sex, abortion, circumcision, LGBT, and birth control, as well as related subtopics/5.
The Bible is full of narratives about sexual encounters, and modern-day readers have shown a widespread interest in what, exactly, it says about the subject.
Scholars have turned their attention to the rigorous examination of biblical texts from historical, theological, and ethical perspectives. Still, many clergy and lay people continue to look upon these words (even the most cryptic /5(11).
The Bible has a lot to say about sex—including that it's good and that it glorifies God when we enjoy sex in the context for which He created it.
What the Bible Really Says About Sex | Fox. For several decades, Michael Coogan's introductory course on the Old Testament has been a perennial favorite among students at Harvard University.
In God and Sex, Coogan examines one of the most controversial aspects of the Hebrew Scripture: What the Old Testament really says about sex, and how contemporary understanding of those writings is frequently misunderstood or /5(14). Coogan’s book God and Sex: What the Bible Really Says was released last fall.
Story continues Conservative critics say that coherence is precisely what the Bible offers on : Lisa Miller. Two new books argue that the good book isn't the squeaky-clean endorsement of no-sex-until-marriage that conservatives say it is.
In this week’s Newsweek, Lisa Miller reports on Author: Lisa Miller. The Bible says nothing about "homosexuality" as an innate dimension of personality. Sexual orientation was not understood in biblical times.
There are references in the Bible to same-gender sexual behavior, and all of them are undeniably negative. Question: "What does the Bible say about oral sex?" Answer: Oral sex, also known as “cunnilingus” when performed on females and “fellatio” when performed on males, is not mentioned in the Bible.
There are two primary questions that are asked in regards to oral sex: (1) “is oral sex a sin if done before marriage?” and (2) “is oral sex a sin if done within a marriage?”. The Bible is not explicit on sex practices between married people. In Hebrews we are told that the marriage bed is to be undefiled, it does not say what it means.
Many deadly-dry books have been written about human sexuality and religion. But this look at selected texts stands out as an especially friendly and smart exploration of “what the Bible really has to say about sex.” Hornsby, a scholar at Drury University in Missouri, says, “The Bible isn’t anti-sex.
Coogan’s book God and Sex: What the Bible Really Says was released last fall. Conservative critics say that coherence is precisely what the Bible offers on sex. Reading it in the context of the Christian tradition, and with an awareness that the text is “divinely inspired”—that is, given to people directly by God—a believer can come Author: Bencap.
Book Review: What the Bible Really Does one might wonder just what the Bible does say about sex and morality. So humanist chaplain and celebrant Matthew O’Neil to take a look, and the result is his book What the Bible Really Does (and Doesn’t) Say about Sex.
Introduction - What the Bible Says About Sex Twenty articles giving a biblical Christian perspective on topics such as love, singleness, dating, homosexuality, same sex marriages, cloning, forgiveness in marriage, adultery of the heart, infertility, pornography, abortion, sex before marriage, prostitution, sexually transmitted disease.
Book Description Twelve 11/3/, Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. God and Sex: What the Bible Really Says. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this seller/5(). The Bible undeniably condemns adultery and sexual immorality, but is sex before marriage considered sexually immoral?
According to 1 Corinthians“yes” is the clear answer: “But since there is so much immorality, each man should have his .God and Sex (Paperback) What the Bible Really Says.
By Michael Coogan. Twelve,pp. Publication Date: November 3, Other Editions of This Title: Digital Audiobook (9/30/).