Jesus said 'love one another as I have loved you', not judge one another. We no longer accept marriage to be a property transaction. In any case, Paul's writings are clearly of his time, and there are plenty of other verses which people have no difficulty in ignoring - for instance: Christ fulfilled the Old Testament law, and the New Testament teaches that Christians should live under the new covenant rather than the old one. Greenwood Publishing Group. Christian biblical canons. Homosexuality and Religion.
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See next articles. What Is the Meaning of Sex? Had Jesus departed significantly from Jewish tradition on this front, we can be sure that his disagreement would have been recorded just like his reconsideration of divorce or his new interpretation of adultery.
Thus the only sexual relationships which are endorsed by the Bible are those that take place between a husband and wife in marriage.