Could you be friends with someone who believes your sexuality is a “sin”, according to their bible?
A longtime friend of mine just expressed these beliefs to me. I’ve never heard her say this in the years we have been friends. She says she doesn’t judge me and she loves the sinner, not the sin. I think it’s BS, to be honest. It’s deep seeded homophobia disguised as religious beliefs.
What do I even do from here? Have you been in a similar situation?
- Anonymous3 months ago
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- Larry CLv 74 months ago
She os correct. Christians must understand sin, but we all are guilty ps spme ourselves, and we need tp love the sinner and bring him to Christ.Source(s): Bible
- Anonymous4 months ago
I grew up in a Catholic, conservative family and went to a private Catholic school. I heard endless preaching from people. I also saw lots of them exhibiting hypocritical double standards. I was taught that homosexuality is a sin that will send someone to hell (Revelations, if I remember correctly.) I was a kid so I never really thought deeply about it.
Then, as I grew up, I questioned the whole concept of religion and the idea of a supreme being. I questioned the bible and the veracity of Catholic teachings on all subjects. Now, I'm an atheist. I don't think being gay is wrong because it's just the way you're born. If there was actually a god who created the universe, then surely he created gay people too so why would he purposely create sinners? It wouldn't make any sense. I'm a straight woman so it doesn't directly affect me, but I don't believe in judging people on traits they can't change.
So, my opinion on this girl is that she's been indoctrinated and not been able to break free from her brainwashing. It's not really her fault. Most religious people can't and don't question the nonsense they're taught. I'm still friends with a few of the people I grew up with even though I know some of them disagree with the fact that I'm unmarried but live with my boyfriend. I still love my family even though I disagree with some of their beliefs. Whether you maintain the friendship with her is your choice, but remember that her religion has probably been instilled into her and it's not necessarily her fault.
- OcimomLv 74 months ago
You are wrong. We all sin in one way or another. Homosexuality is the same sin as
murder or stealing is in God's eyes. We can love the person and still hate the sin. God still loves you and wants you to turn away from your sin. If the person is a long time friend you don't just hate them for saying what is true. They still love you as a person even if they disagree with your lifestyle.
Why would a person be afraid of a homosexual in the first place. A phobia is fear of something. I'm not afraid of homosexual but I do not accept the sin of homosexuality any more then I don't accept the sin of murder.
After all, Jesus told the prostitute Mary Magdelene to "go and sin no more" - to turn from that lifestyle. He loved her, but hated the sin.
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- chris nLv 74 months ago
Sounds like your longtime friend has become a little pretentious now she's found the Bible. She says she still loves you but doesn't like your way of life. Fair enough. She's entitled to her opinion just as you are entitled to yours. I don't see why you cannot remain friends. Just make a pact never to discuss religion together and you'll both be OK and can carry on regardless. It's like if she suddenly wanted to walk around naked all the time. As long as she didn't expect you to do it as well, what the heck? You'd just view it as 'my best friend is a bit strange but I still like her'. Hopefully she can pop you in the 'strange' category and never refer to your sexuality again.
- Anonymous4 months ago
It's deep seated. No, that has never happened to me. My cousin has converted to some religion that spends a GREAT deal of time preaching to people who do not belong to their religion. I'm divorced and remarried. He thinks I'm on my way to H*ll. We just don't discuss religion. It's that simple.
Of course, I don't judge other people and their emotional/mental health problems. Maybe your friend is homophobic. Maybe she isn't. If you think she's homophobic ask her about it.
- Brenda MorrisLv 64 months ago
Have you ever been friends with a durnkard? I have. My best friend was one.... Being a friend to someone does not mean they consider your their friend. Hopefully he remembers I was there when he needed me for his sake....
- BigsumoLv 64 months ago
If she was homophobic, she would not be friends with you. There are many gay Christians, so it is entirely possible to reconcile faith and a religous sin with friendship.
He that is without sin among you, let him first cast a stone at her. John 8:7
Christ himself acknowledged that all men ( I don't speak Aramaic, it is possible he said meant all people, but the bible was written and translated by men) are sinful, and that no one is in a position to judge another because of it. All that is required is penitence and all will be forgiven. If you are not a believer then you do not need to repent, as she is not gay she has nothing to repent. Everybody wins.
I had friends whose political beliefs were diametrically opposed to mine, didn't stop us being friends and made for some very interesting late night conversations. Religion is the same.
- 🤔 JayLv 74 months ago
Not for long certainly.... Anyone who is anti-gay and believes that sin exists would not travel in my circles..
- Anonymous4 months ago
Depends if they looked down on me or were truly and sadly concerned for my well being