By adding historical information and his own thoughts, The X-Rated Bible is a very worthwhile study.
If the Bible presented sexual sin as a beautiful and desirable thing, it could be used not to debunk Christianity, but to rationalize sin within the faith.
I suppose the bible should say "Thou shalt not <substitute bad stuff here>." and leave the rest up to us.
I admit that I did not buy this book (Thank God) but borrowed it. However, my opinions are just as valid, having read it. Also, realize that I, too, have a bias. Read morePublished 1 month ago by John T. Price
The author's humor and wit to his commentary on the most sacred and revered books of all times dealing with the subject of sex . Read morePublished 12 months ago by V. Monden
I just finished this book last night and while on my path to non belief Judges chapter 19 was a huge component this book BLEW me away. No pun intended. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Amazon Customer
Ben Edward Ackerley is (was?) a member of The American Natural Hygiene Society, and a friend of James Hervey Johnson (editor of 'The Truth Seeker'). Read morePublished 20 months ago by Steven H Propp
my rabid atheist was sooo thrilled to get his book and dug into it immediately! Last year I gave him the R Crumb illustrated book of genesis, which I also recommend to everyone who... Read morePublished 23 months ago by NINA
"Lewd! Bizarre! Pornographic! Found in nearly every home, within the reach of underage children, is a book plump with lecherous scenes normally confined to the sin-bins marked. Read morePublished on February 26, 2012 by James R. Holland
The X-Rated Bible has gaven me a new view of how i look at the bible. Not that it's in a bad way in it's teachings, but in a way that i can read the bible a bit more open minded... Read morePublished on May 8, 2011 by Gabe
The book is great especially for those who have always believed there was something wrong with christianity its worth a read and will definitely recommend to others.Published on February 6, 2011 by Justin Millhouse II
I had a book with this same title before and someone stole it. Ironic!! This isn't what I remembered; way too much of the real Bible, and not enough commentary and no humor. Read morePublished on March 4, 2010 by Donna Siren