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

wmou Wrote: Jan 17, 2013 1:17 PM
The punishment for all sins is the same, spiritual Death. My sins are no more forgivable, than those of a homosexual. We all have sinned and earned the punishment. We all sin every day and have no room to condemn others for theirs. Most sins are not and should not be illegal
Paul453 Wrote: Jan 18, 2013 12:05 PM
ROMANS 29 Being filled with all unrighteousness, fornication, wickedness, covetousness, maliciousness; full of envy, murder, debate, deceit, malignity; whisperers, 30 Backbiters, haters of God, despiteful, proud, boasters, inventors of evil things, disobedient to parents, 31 Without understanding, covenantbreakers, without natural affection, implacable, unmerciful: 32 Who knowing the judgment of God, that they which commit such things are worthy of death, not only do the same, but have pleasure in them that do them. GOD said it,I believe it.
Paul453 Wrote: Jan 18, 2013 12:03 PM
25 Who changed the truth of God into a lie, and worshipped and served the creature more than the Creator, who is blessed for ever. Amen. 26 For this cause God gave them up unto vile affections: for even their women did change the natural use into that which is against nature: 27 And likewise also the men, leaving the natural use of the woman, burned in their lust one toward another; men with men working that which is unseemly, and receiving in themselves that recompence of their error which was meet. 28 And even as they did not like to retain [8] God in their knowledge, God gave them over to a reprobate mind, to do those things which are not convenient;
HeraldOfGalactus Wrote: Jan 17, 2013 1:37 PM
That's all well and good, wmou, but that doesn't change the possibility that our understanding of what God constitutes as sin could be wrong. Even if one believes that the bible was divinely inspired, it was still written down by the hands of fallible men. Human understanding is limited and by ignoring the possibility that you could be wrong, we arrogantly ignore those limits.

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...