FAQ: How Should Christians View Homosexuality? & Is Christianity Intolerant?

Warm Up

Describe something about Christianity that people call “intolerant.”
Explain you perspective on how Christians should view homosexuality.

Discussion Questions

How would you define “tolerance”?
How would you define “intolerance”?
Is there a biblical basis for rejecting homosexuality?
What was the sin of Sodom and Gomorra?
Is Leviticus 20:13 binding on Christians today?
What does the New Testament teach about homosexuality?
Do the teachings of Jesus address homosexuality?
Can we share God’s love with the LGBTQ community without affirming their lifestyle?
If so, how? If not, why?

Some Related Scriptures

Genesis 1:26-31; 2:18-25; 19:1-29; Leviticus 18:22; 20:13; Deuteronomy 23:17-18;
Judges 19:22-23; Ezekiel 16:49-50; Matthew 19:3-12; Romans 1:24-32; 1 Corinthians 6:9-11;
Galatians 3:28; 1 Timothy 1:8-11; 2 Peter 2:7-8; Jude 1:5-7

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