Today, the Catholic Catechism teaches that desiring others of the same sex is not sinful but acting on those desires is. In the Septuagint version of Leviticus What specific behavior does the text address? Gunman shot dead after opening fire on federal courthouse in downtown Dallas. Some philosophers argued not only for the appropriateness but the healthiness of such sexual arrangements. Some interpreters argue that a loving God would not leave us without clear guidance on this issue, that if the Bible does not condemn, it still does not condone homosexual behavior, and therefore, neither should we. Boys were bought and sold as slaves to be sexual partners for men, and a healthy slave trade arose to meet the demand.
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Unable to find someone of the opposite gender to meet their need for intimacy, they become involved in same gender relationships. As a scholar specializing in the history of the Catholic Church and gender studies, I can attest that 1, years ago, gay priests were not so restricted. The Washington Post.
Gays and lesbians are Christians — they're just not as good as straight ones.