Go Back   EarthSong Forums > Everyday Life > Gender and Identity > GLBTIQA

GLBTIQA Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender issues and discussions.

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-02-15   #1
Bartmanhomer's Avatar

Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: New York, New York
Posts: 4,625

Reputation: 174
Default Will God Ever Accept The LGBT Community?

Do you think that God will ever accept the LGBT community?
Bartmanhomer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-02-15   #2
Flailing Idiot

Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 3,495

Reputation: 157
Default Re: Will God Ever Accept The LGBT Community?

I think it's more a question of whether or not people, will.

I seem to recall reading stories about how Jesus washed the feet of prostitutes, and yet here we have a pizzeria that won't even serve gay people.

They're not christians, they're simply angry spiteful people who want power.
Flailing Idiot is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-03-15   #3
Shamanic Practitioner
MonSno_LeeDra's Avatar

Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: West Virginia
Posts: 6,630

Reputation: 596
Default Re: Will God Ever Accept The LGBT Community?

In truth I don't think it has anything to do with God, spirituality or religious dogma but everything to do with humanity. Humanity in that it is people claiming to speak for the Christian God and offering up what they think he means. Yet always subverting and subjecting it to ensure control and domination over the masses.

As such I do not think the God of Christianity really cares about sexual choices but about spiritual. Sort of the things not of the flesh though humanity clings to the idea of sins of the flesh. But I honestly do not think you'll ever remove that bias entirely. Even when it supposedly is removed I think it's more situation driven for acceptance than blanket acceptance.
I'm Only Responsible For What I Say Not For What or How You Understand!
MonSno_LeeDra is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 04-03-15   #4
Bog Fairy Fox
SunSister's Avatar

Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: the Netherlands
Posts: 4,500

Reputation: 507
Default Re: Will God Ever Accept The LGBT Community?

It's not God's problem. People think they speak in God's stead while they really just speak out of fear. It's different from what they're used to, especially when they've lived a more sheltered life, and that kind of thing causes judgment.
She had studied the universe all her life, but had overlooked its clearest message:
for small creatures such as we the vastness is bearable only through love.
- Carl Sagan
SunSister is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-04-15   #5

Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 5,497

Reputation: 499
Default Re: Will God Ever Accept The LGBT Community?

As everyone else here has said, this issue isn't God; it's Christians.

If the Christians are smart, (which they generally are not) then they will realise and accept the fact that their conflict with the gay movement is one that they are not going to win.

Last edited by petrus4; 04-04-15 at 06:03 AM.
petrus4 is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Current time: 04:27 AM (GMT -4)

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2008 - 2019, EarthSong Forums. Most rights reserved.