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Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. Bible Verses about Homosexuality - What does Scripture say about same-sex relations? God's timeless Word reveals His plan for humanity and His intentions for marriage and sexuality. While Scripture teaches that homosexual acts are sinful, these Bible verses aren't about condemning homosexuals, gays, lesbians, or transgender people.
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The Bible is unequivocal on the question of homosexual sex. First, men sleeping with men is prohibited in the Jewish law e. This does not prove the case for Christians. Many Old Testament laws are specifically declared not binding in the New Testament for example, food restrictions. But the logic of opposite sex marriage and the prohibition on homosexual sex are reaffirmed multiple times.