In this “letters to the editor” section of the journal of biblical counseling, several readers offer their thoughts on nouthetic counseling, as well as a comment on ccef’s perspectives on homosexuality. Probe's sue bohlin, who has ministered to people with unwanted homosexuality for over 15 years, offers a compassionate understanding of the contributing factors to a homosexual orientation without sacrificing the biblical position that acting on such feelings is sin q. Perspectives on homosexuality and christianity: matt downing: the list author says: this is a list of books i have read and films i have viewed on the subject of homosexuality and christianity, as well as the volumes i hope to read in the near future.
A similar share (63%) say there is “no conflict” between their religious beliefs and homosexuality this is an update of a post originally published june 18. The book homosexuality and psychoanalysis why has homosexuality always fascinated and vexed psychoanalysis they offer new perspectives on pleasure. Free essay: according to rathus, nevid, and fichner-rathus, (2005) the term homosexuality denotes sexual interest in members of one’s own anatomic sex and. Articles on homosexuality and religion negotiating a religious identity: the case of the gay evangelical biblical perspectives on homosexuality.
Homosexuality and the bible: two views thorough and intelligent in his argument for the traditional biblical perspective on homosexuality and has done more. Homosexuality is a controversial topic that surfaces in several areas of society including religion and politics frequently in the united states while many individuals develop an opinion for or against homosexuality based on their family and social culture, the question of whether or not a person can help being a homosexual is often debated upon.
Jets 45/2 (june 2002) 497–512 perspectives on homosexuality: a review article guenther haas although much has been published—in journals and books—on the. Religious belief continues to be an important factor in opposition to societal acceptance of homosexuality and same-sex marriage overall, the share of.
How do you think historical and scientific perspectives on homosexuality may have shaped the way gay individuals perceive themselves address at least three perspectives discussed in the text. Dear ms cavalier, i understand that we do not see eye to eye on most of the issues i brought up in my previous letter i also understand how you wish for me to convey that i understand what we have discussed in class over the past couple months from a sociological perspective. Abstract traditional views on the causes and nature of homosexuality are colored by western cultural hegemony however, even within western traditions, views on homosexuality have ranged from acceptance to rejection, from a non-issue to a moral issue, from a disease to a behavior.
This is a paradox from an evolutionary perspective, says paul vasey from the university of lethbridge in canada how can a trait like male homosexuality. Gives a gracious perspective on how the church should respond to people who are gay or lesbian. Sexual orientation involves the direction of one’s sexual and romantic attractions –toward members of the same gender, the opposite sex, or both (rathus, 2005). Personal perspectives on homosexuality and the church previous next view all.Download