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Published by Trinity Press International in Valley Forge, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Homosexuality -- Religious aspects -- Comparative studies.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Arlene Swidler.
    ContributionsSwidler, Arlene.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL65.H64 H65 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 232 p. ;
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1399190M
    ISBN 10156338051X
    LC Control Number93006848

    All proper religions that preach the Golden Rule, openly allow people to be gay instead of being homophobic. The commandment "To love thy neighbor AS THYSELF" and the Golden rule are not suggestions written in the bible, but they are the LAW, the. Many world religions contain anti-homosexual teachings, while other religions have varying degrees of ambivalence, neutrality, or incorporate teachings that regard homosexuals as third within some religions which generally discourage homosexuality, there are also people who view homosexuality positively, and some religious denominations bless or conduct same-sex marriages.

      In some 74 countries around the world same-sex relationships are illegal, while the rights of trans people remain unprotected - with religion often a sticking point for progression. Discover librarian-selected research resources on Homosexuality and Religion from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more. Home» Browse» Religion» Religion and Society» Homosexuality and Religion.

    Homosexuality and Civilization is a monumental yet compendious book. The fruit of decades of scholarship in primary documents, it is written in Louis Crompton's customary, classy . The relationship between homosexuality and religion has changed a lot across place and time, and within and between different have also been changes in different forms of homosexuality and t-day doctrines of the world's major religions are vastly different.


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Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. Homosexuality and world religions by Swidler, Arlene. Publication date Topics Homosexuality Publisher Valley Forge, Pa.: Trinity Press InternationalPages: Against this background most religions and related ethnic communities do not accept homosexuality and bisexuality, especially male homo and bisexuality, or they make it at least a divisive issue.

Buy Homosexuality and World Religions By Edited by Arlene Swidler. Available in used condition with free delivery in the UK. Homosexuality and world religions book ISBN X. Here is a comprehensive historical overview of the recent discussion in the Judeo-Christian religions regarding homosexuality.

Breaking new ground in the scholarship about Judeo-Christian religion and homosexuality, this wide-ranging volume features insightful new perspectives on the relationship between the church and homosexuals.

Homosexuality, Religion, and the Biological Sciences 26 Homosexuality and Spirituality 32 SECTION 2 especially in the Christian world (e.g., Southern Baptists, volume contains a complete listing of all “Further Readings” that appear in the book.

Major Religions’ Approaches to Homosexuality. Different religions have taken a wide range of perspectives on sexuality. Here, we explore some of the most well-known religions across the world. Christianity. Christianity is one of the religions that has had the most prominent and outspoken views on homosexuality.

Homosexuality and the traditional religions of the Americas and Africa / Robert M. Baum --Homosexuality and Hinduism / Arvind Sharma --Homosexuality and Buddhism / Jośe Ignacio Cabezón --Homosexuality and Judaism / Lewis John Eron --Homosexuality and Roman Catholicism / Denise Carmody and John Carmody --Homosexuality and Protestantism.

Religiously conservative groups, like the Southern Baptists, the Assemblies of God, and other Fundamentalist and Evangelical Christian denominations, have also resolved the work towards maintaining special rights for heterosexuals, defeating hate-crimes legislation that would protect gays and lesbians, and promoting legislation to prevent homosexual marriages or civil unions.

Homosexuality in World Religions Christopher Buck Con Law Seminar Professor Rostorfer 1 Aug. Monday, September 6, Thesis Core texts of world religions proscribe homosexuality.

Gays & lesbians advocate for religious reform. The Priest () Monday, September 6, World Religions have had to deal. The coverage in Homosexuality and Religion: An Encylopedia is comprehensive: Synthetic overview essays examine topics such as Homosexuality, Religion, and the Law, Homosexuality, Religion, and the Biological Sciences, and Homosexuality, Religion, and the Social Sciences.

The A-Z entries cover a wide range of religious traditions across the world. Similar Items. Male homosexualities and world religions / by: Hurteau, Pierre, Published: () Que(e)rying religion: a critical anthology / Published: () Homosexuality and religion and philosophy / Published: () Men, homosexuality, and the Gods an exploration into the religious significance of male homosexuality in world perspective / by: Long, Ronald E.

Published: (). Men, Homosexuality, and the Gods is an enlightening book that honors homosexual claims to moral integrity and appreciates religion and religious figures without rancor. Easy-to-read and free of technical language, this volume is for anyone who has an academic, professional, or personal interest in theology and by: 7.

Breaking new ground in the scholarship about Judeo-Christian religion and homosexuality, this wide-ranging volume features insightful new perspectives on the open debate on homosexuality which has taken place only since the early s as a result of the civil rights struggle, scientific research regarding homosexuality, the AIDS epidemic, and.

Homosexuality and World Religions Paperback – June 1 by Arlene Swidler (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" CDN$ CDN$ CDN$ Paperback CDN$ 7 Used Author: Arlene Swidler. Younger generations are more accepting of homosexuality in society: 78% of Millennials, 65% of Gen Xers and 55% of Boomers say homosexuality should be accepted, while Silents are split (45% accepted, 42% discouraged).

White evangelical Protestants, on balance, say homosexuality should be discouraged (61% vs. 33%). Homosexuality is mentioned in the Torah and Bible, in the Qur'an, in writings of the Baha'i Prophet Baha'u'llah, and in other texts considered sacred in various world religions.

Thus, homosexuality is a legitimate area for theologians to study. There are both conservative and liberal views about homosexuality and same-sex marriages in Hinduism, similar to many other religions.

A liberal view is presented by Mathematician Shakuntala Devi, in her book, The World of Homosexuals, in which she interviewed Srinivasa Raghavachariar, head priest of the Srirangam temple. Islam is a religion that takes right beliefs and right behavior very seriously. As various countries and societies, especially in the Western world, drift toward moral and legal tolerance concerning homosexuality and same-sex relationships, traditional orthodox Islamic teachings that homosexuality is sinful has been criticized, just like it has been in Judaism and Christianity.God, Sex, and Politics examines both sides of the church controversy over homosexuality to consider the ways in which people develop, in everyday thought and interaction, their beliefs about God and justice.

Dawne Moon explores how members of Protestant congregations determine what is just and what is not, what is right and what is wrong, what is loving and what is h this.Homosexuality And Its Views On Homosexuality Words | 6 Pages. Homosexuality is one of the most controversial topics in the world today.

Sigmund Freud, the father of psychoanalyst had his theory on human sexuality and claims, “ all human beings were innately bisexual, and that they become heterosexual or homosexual as a result of their experiences with parents and others.”.