| 73Q Music Videos | Vote On Clips | Submit | Login   |

Reddit Digg Stumble Facebook
Desc:
Category:Educational, Religious
Tags:Bible, homosexuality, theology, the gay science, not evil
Submitted:Old_Zircon
Date:05/04/12
Views:1749
Rating:
View Ratings
Register to vote for this video
Favorited 2 Times

People Who Liked This Video Also Liked:
Debaser
Virus.DOS.Phantom1
Rik Mayall as King Herod in Jesus Christ Superstar (2000)
I've been in the danger zone!
Paddy the Pelican - Two Wet Bears
Fatty in Prius vs. Country Family
A TOW missile destroys a T-72 Tank
Ana Ng
Two terrorists and a joke
Jason and the Argonauts (full movie)
Comment count is 5
The Mothership
He's right about rape being about shame and dominance in the ancient world, and the concept of 'sodomy' being a product of the medieval world.

Also correct about the cultural specificity of the word 'abomination'.

Also - perhaps most important - correct about the difficulty of sorting out what the fuck Paul meant about ANYTHING.

Many footnotes are left out of this lecture, and a few fuzzy issues that are questionable (as he has phrased them); but goddamn, this kid is a child, and he has his shit down pat.

This is of course aside from his own personal passion and experience, which gives this sermon an emotional dimension that puts it on a whole new level. 5 Stars.
erratic
agreed. however, and maybe I missed it, but he didn't say anything to reconcile the men of Sodom and Gomorrah being offered Lot's daughters as if gang raping women was ok and gang raping men not ok.

Also, 5 star evil in the youtube comments.

the_slurb
I don't think his plan was to call out ethics in the bible in general, just to discuss its view on homosexuality.

that kid is sharp and passionate. we need more like him

erratic
right, slurb. but his argument was that the Villagers were wrong not because they wanted to have sex with men, but because they wanted to rape men. However, by not addressing the fact that Lot offers his daughters to be raped, he undermines his argument that rape=bad sex and gay sex=ok sex.

That guy
Yeah, this guy's smart as hell and extremely well-spoken for 21, and I feel for him. But humanistic apologetics for the bible can fail in some hilarious ways. [I only got about 20 mins in, it was bumming me out]
Erratic has a point.
Also, this bears repeating:
http://poetv.com/video.php?vid=12605

Register or login To Post a Comment







Video content copyright the respective clip/station owners please see hosting site for more information.
Privacy Statement