Sexual Ethics: An Evangelical Perspective

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Westminster John Knox Press, Jan 1, 1997 - Religion - 301 pages

In this biblically grounded study, Stanley Grenz synthesizes theology, ethics, and current medical research to offer an evangelical perspective on the profound role which sexuality plays in our lives, and in doing so, calls the church to be a reconciling community which proclaims God's grace to all.

 

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Contents

PART
15
Humankind as a Sexual Creation
31
PART 2
55
The Sex Act within the Context of Marriage
78
Fidelity versus Adultery
98
The Ultimate Severing of the Marital Bond
117
Technology and the Prevention of Pregnancy
146
Technology and Pregnancy Enhancement
163
PART 3
179
Singleness and Sexual Expression
200
Sin or Alternative Lifestyle?
223
The Church and Human Sexuality
247
Notes
259
Bibliography
283
Index of Biblical References
293
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About the author (1997)

Stanley J. Grenz was Pioneer McDonald Professor of Theology at Carey Theological College in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada,and Professor of Theological Studies at Mars Hill Graduate School in Seattle, Washington, prior to his death in 2004. He authored a number of books, including What Christians Really Believe & Why; and Sexual Ethics: An Evangelical Perspective.

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