In many tribes, men sleep under the same roof, and often shared beds due to economics. You assume that people would have interpreted grinding as a sexual term and that it was happening at night. Any one or two of these elements alone would not be enough to establish a theme of same-sex relationships. I wish I could come down on the side of gays and lesbians theologically and morally, but to do so would be to be unfaithful to the biblical text overall and thousands of years of historical Christianity. These friends of mine have two sides to their lives and most of them are very unhappy. Again, Matthew clears it up.
His audience lived 2, years ago in the Roman empire.
Gays & Lesbians in Luke
I am the Lord your God. August 2, at 9: It's owned by JBS, the world's largest meatpacker, with its North American headquarters a short drive from the Horners' home. You shall follow my rules and keep my statutes and walk in them. You may correct my assumption if it is wrong, but it seems that that experience was a significant element of your journey toward believing that homosexuality is not sin and is not proscribed by the Bible.
Again, Matthew clears it up. August 3, at 6: I assiduously make assumptions. In most sexual conversion therapies, whether they're religious or secular, homosexuality is viewed as a dysfunction or pathology with roots in abnormal childhood development. Now that I have filled in the elements of my argument, you can see that I have introduced four major arguments to support my thesis: