Homosexuality and the Bible in Leviticus 18

February 19th, 2019

In this episode I give some preliminary thoughts on the question of homosexuality and the Bible, and then respond to an article by Harvard Hebraist, Dr. Idan Dershowitz dealing with Leviticus 18, which he argues may have originally condoned, rather than condemned, homosexual behavior.

 

Enjoy the show!

 

Article: http://www.academia.edu/36473338/Pre-print_Revealing_Nakedness_and_Concealing_Homosexual_Intercourse_Legal_and_Lexical_Evolution_in_Leviticus_18

Blog article adaptation: https://thetorah.com/how-the-prohibition-of-male-homosexual-intercourse-altered-the-laws-of-incest/

Digital Hammurabi short video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3hWiW8eooF0&feature=youtu.be

Digital Hammurabi long video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YBx3EXg2ypk