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“Gay Sin” Survey Reveals We’re Playing God on Moral Questions

Jack2894 Wrote: Jan 16, 2013 3:53 PM
You are missing the point of the article entirely. The people who believed slavery was acceptable were just as convinced that it was not a sin as you are that it is. The people who believed dancing was a sin were just as convinced of that as you are that homosexuality is a sin. What is a sin has always been a function of what the culture thinks is a sin.

I’m always on the hunt for positive news, there being such consistent media focus on the bad stuff. Most days, headlines essentially read, “Handbasket full; hell in sight.”

So a recent headline caught my eye because of its positive tone: “Survey: Big drop in those who say being gay’s a sin.” According to Lifeway Research, a division of Lifeway Christian Resources of the Southern Baptist Convention, significantly fewer Americans defined homosexual behavior as sinful in 2012 than in 2011.

As reported at lifeway.com:

“A November 2012 survey of adults in the United States found 37 percent affirm a belief that homosexual...