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Is homosexuality a sin?





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What does the Bible say about gay marriage / same sex marriage?

Sex before marriage is included in the biblical definition of sexual immorality.
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One way is the term "fornication." If you looked in a dictionary for the definition of the word fornication, you would read, "Sexual intercourse between a man and a woman who are not married to each other." And another way that pre-marital sex is described in the Bible is with the words "adultery" or "lewdness." And the people who participate in pre-marital sex are referred to as "whoremongers" and "whores."


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God wants men and women to enjoy sexual activity within the confines of marriage.
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Then they can fulfill their passions in a moral way.


Since 1 Corinthians 7:2 clearly includes sex before marriage in the definition of sexual immorality, all of the Bible verses that condemn sexual immorality as being sinful also condemn sex before marriage as sinful.


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Then if you let yourself become enslaved to a sexual high, you will find that you need to go to increasingly extreme acts to maintain the same degree of excitement.