Are you a sodomite?

 

The story of Sodom & Gomorrah is one of the “clobber passages” used to say that homosexuality is a sin. That interpretation has been refuted time and time again; including by the Bible itself in Ezekiel 16:49:

Now this was the sin of your sister Sodom: She and her daughters were arrogant, overfed and unconcerned; they did not help the poor and needy.

Even Tony Campolo who still maintains that homosexuality is a sin rejects the story of Sodom & Gomorrah as being about gay people.

So what is Sodom about? And am I–are you–a sodomite?

Here’s our take:

This article was published by Brian Murphy