Release name: Prostitutes and Polygamists: A Look at Love, Old Testament Style - David T Lamb epub/mobi
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Product Details
Paperback: 208 pages
Publisher: Zondervan (September 1, 2015)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0310518474
ISBN-13: 978-0310518471
Jacob and Solomon were polygamists. Tamar and Rahab were prostitutes. What are polygamists and prostitutes doing on the pages of Holy Scripture? And God told the prophet Hosea to marry a prostitute. What about Cain did he really marry his sister? Abraham did, and he was also a polygamist. Lot offered his daughters up for rape, David committed adultery (or rape?) and the Bible calls both men righteous. Love, Old Testament style, was bizarre.
As readers of the Old Testament encounter these weird, confusing, and horrific love stories they ask, What s up with sex in the Old Testament? The church often ignores the R-rated bits of the Bible, so...