15th December 2013

“The simple fact is that Old Testament references in Leviticus do treat homosexuality as a sin… a capital offence even. But before you say, 'I told you so,' consider this: Eating shellfish, cutting your sideburns and getting tattoos were equally prohibited by ancient religious law.”

Jay Bakker

2 Responses to “15th December 2013”

  1. Paul Silvan Says:

    And still forbidden in the Jewish religion.

  2. Jeff Says:

    However, capital punishment, while still technically legal in Judaism, has been surrounded with so many different prohibitions and technical requirements as to satisfy the Rabbis that it cannot be practiced.