The Guide to the Scriptures


    Sexual association of individuals of the same gender. God forbids sexual activity of this kind.

    • Bring them out unto us, that we may know them:Gen. 19:1–11; ( Moses 5:51–53; )
    • Thou shalt not lie with mankind; it is an abomination:Lev. 18:22; ( Lev. 20:13; )
    • There shall be no sodomite of the sons of Israel:Deut. 23:17;
    • They declare their sin as Sodom, they hide it not:Isa. 3:9; ( 2 Ne. 13:9; )
    • Men burned in their lust one toward another:Rom. 1:27;
    • Abusers of themselves with mankind will not inherit the kingdom of God:1 Cor. 6:9–10;
    • The law is not made for a righteous man, but for them that defile themselves with mankind:1 Tim. 1:9–10;
    • Those who go after strange flesh are set forth for an example, suffering the vengeance of eternal fire:Jude 1:7;