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Polygyny

Biblical polygyny is a hot topic — and by that I mean, people tend to get passionate about it on either side of the debate. If you’d like to share what you think about it, come join our freshly launched (May 2020) polygyny forum! po·lyg·y·ny (pə-lĭj’ə-nē) n. The condition or practice of having more than […]

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Christian Polygyny: Yes, It Is Sanctioned

Biblical polygyny is a hot topic — and by that I mean, people tend to get passionate about it on either side of the debate. If you’d like to share what you think about it, come join our freshly launched (May 2020) polygyny forum! It has been nearly two months since I wrote the first […]

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Facing the Issue of Polygyny

Biblical polygyny is a hot topic — and by that I mean, people tend to get passionate about it on either side of the debate. If you’d like to share what you think about it, come join our freshly launched (May 2020) polygyny forum! Whether we like it or not, the problem of gay “marriage” […]

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The Great Polygyny Debate

An introduction to the polygyny conversation/debate taking place over at the Fellowship Hall. Also contains my personal position of the situation and why I feel the discussion is an important one.

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When Marrying Multiple Wives Is Not Forbidden

Biblical polygyny is a hot topic — and by that I mean, people tend to get passionate about it on either side of the debate. If you’d like to share what you think about it, come join our freshly launched (May 2020) polygyny forum! Late yesterday, guest commenter LMT dropped a defense of polygyny that […]

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Holy Polygamy: Men of the Bible with Multiple Wives

Abdon, Abijah, Abraham, Ahab, Ahasuerus, Ashur, Belshazzar, and many more men in the Bible had multiple wives, but does the Bible ever condemn them for that particular life decision? Whether the men chose to have more than one wife of their own volition or they were given the wives by God, it would seem as though God has no problem with having multiple wives.

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The Line of Cain

When reading about the early chapters of Genesis — particularly the events of Genesis 6 — it’s been rare to find the texts spoken about without reference to the “ungodly line of Cain” and the “godly line of Seth.” I admit, for much of my Christian life, I’ve judged Cain’s line by Cain’s actions, and […]

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links for 2008-07-02

Polygyny Homosexuality is now legal in CA, and it is more important than ever for Christians to have a right understanding of the biblical definition of marriage, but is it “1 Man + 1 Woman” like the bumper stickers say? Is polygyny valid? Join the debate. (tags: marriage polygyny) I Beg to Differ, Brother Piper […]

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David Cloud on Polygamy

A reply to Baptist missionary David Cloud’s encyclopedic article “Polygamy,” in which I take his arguments for monogamy-onlyism and test them against Scriptural truth to see whether what he says is right. Warning: This post may greatly offend you. You may never come back to read my blog again. I post it in the hopes that a mutual desire for the Truth will prevail in our hearts.

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Links for Tuesday, 2007-08-07

Three links collected on Tuesday, August 7, 2007.