Crime Against Nature - Gay Mormon History
[Below is a "10th anniversary" altered and greatly exanded interlingual rendition of what was publicized in 1994 by Signature Books. ] "The Abominable and obscene evildoing Against Nature": A amended History of homo eroticism & Mormonism, 1840-1980 by Connell O'Donovan 1994, 2004 In this essay, I move to analyze how Mormon leaders experience confronted and proved to wipe out first sodomy and later, homosexuality - and conversely, how Lesbian, Gay, and sensualist latter-day saint soul responded to their religion. In doing so, it became apparent to me that mormon women set up that the vividness of animate being homosociality available in protestant structures created a vital space in which they could look into passionate, romantic relationships with apiece other.
Does the Bible say homosexuals will go to hell?
No, the good book ne'er says all homosexuals mental faculty go to hell. That is a story based primarily on the NIV translation of 1 Corinthians 6:9 plus the red-brick Christian mis-interpretation of Revelation . Those are the most often used verses to teach that homosexuals will go to hell.
If you're a gay Christian, does God still love you?
Yes, God absolutely positively DOES love gay, lesbian, androgynous and transgender Christians. And in case anyone is wondering, God has already incontestable His love for gays and lesbians, transsexuals and bisexuals who are not blest yet, by comely your Substitute, taking your noesis on the Cross, suffering the fury of God to pay for your sins with His blood. Just so there's no misunderstanding, God loves gay men in committed said sex partnerships and God loves greek women in committed equal sex partnerships too.