The opening chapter of Paul’s letter to the church in Rome is, sadly, perhaps best known today for being one of the battleground texts in the debate on human sexuality raging in many quarters of the western Christian church. And when the minutiae of the text become the subject of debate, the larger thrust sometimes disappears from view. So also, often but not always, here.
Divergent: Honouring God with our bodies (1 Corinthians 6:12-20), part of a series preaching through Paul’s first letter to the Corinthians in the evening service at BEC. The big theme in these verses, of course, is faithful living in the area of human sexuality. Download mp3, ogg.