I would also like to know the author's current thought development if he chose to write a new edition.
When my husband of 20 years began having an identity crisis problem I found the information in this book to be helpful in dealing with his feelings of homosexuality.
One of my seminary professors recommended this book to me while I was an M.Div. student, and I have recommended it to many others since.
Of the writing of such books there is no end - books which aim at getting modern gay people off the hook with regard to Biblical condemnation. Read morePublished 2 months ago by othoniaboys
Before one rushes to condemn homosexuality because it is condemned in the bible, it is important to know what was actually condemned, and in what terms. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Richard Middleton
This scholarly book avoids the emotional and dogmatic approaches taken by many authors on both sides of this contentious issue. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Eddie Chu
You get the sense from the start that the author understands and sympathises with the position of the LGBT community, and also has a scholarly understanding of the Word of God. Read morePublished on February 5, 2010 by F. M. Ryan
I found this book well researched, thoughtful, and careful in its treatment of historical texts. It laid a foundation within the culture of the New Testament and faithfully... Read morePublished on October 11, 2009 by D. Meyers
The information in this book is incredible. It compares and contrasts the "boys club" in Rome and Greece circa 300 BCE to 300 CE with the loving caring relationships enjoyed by... Read morePublished on August 27, 2006 by Michael Grello
Dr. Scroggs does a wonderful job of describing the culture at the time the bible was writen... A little gross but effective. Read morePublished on November 3, 2005 by Ronald L. Henderson
It is the Christian right who takes scripture out of context to suit their own desires, that is, promote homophobia. Start scratching--itchy ears. Read morePublished on August 10, 2003
Have you considered the possibilty that the tables may be quite turned my friend? Perhaps you may be the one who is not accepting the "sound doctrine". Read morePublished on May 19, 2003