The idea of this book is to development a biblical case, theological arguments and traditions often found in the bible with a connection with African cultures and history. There has been many discourse, scholarly papers and debates on the subject of faith and sexuality, however, there are limitations on the impact and focus of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex and Queer (LGBTIQ) persons in Africa. The issues of alienation and rejection of faith communities makes this a very urgent matter for discussions. Read More
The exercises below are related to Common texts/narratives which are used in the Bible to discriminate against LGBTIQ people. There are also texts which are more inclusive and affirming for LGBTIQ people and their families. Read More
“…in the image of God he created them; male and female he created them”, Genesis 2:27.
Christian tradition offered the following as the image of God;
Ruth loved Naomi as Adam loved Eve. Genesis 2:24; Ruth 1:14.
There was not a man among the people of Israel more handsome than he; he stood head and shoulders above everyone else. 1 Samuel 9:1-2 Read More
Addressing the Clobber Passages.
Malakoi & Arsenokoitai 1 Corinthians 6:9-10 (11) – Background.
Who are you?
PRINCIPLE 21. The Right to Freedom of Thought, Conscience and Religion