Re: To Burgy with Agape

Juli Kuhl (
Sun, 25 Aug 1996 06:00:39 -0400 (EDT)

Thank you, Dick, for making one of Burgy's presuppositions clear.


On Fri, 23 Aug 1996, Dick Fischer wrote:

> Burgy wrote:
> >If you or your church considers gay acts performed within the bounds of a
> >committed adult long-term relationship to be a sin (mine does not), then
> >that's one thing; if you or your church then lobbies for a law against
> that, that's going too far (IMO).
> My church considers the Bible to be God's Word. The Bible we use calls
> homosexual acts an "abomination." What book does your church use as its
> authority?
> The guiding principle behind your argument appears to be that sin is
> okay if it is behind closed doors. As long as you don't drag it out
> into the open, what is a little prostitution, or sodomy, or adultery
> among friends? How would your church view a "committed, long-term
> relationship between a man and his sister, or his mule, or his seven
> year-old daughter?
> I think you and your church need to do some rethinking.
> Dick Fischer