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Biblical and Religious Resources: Sexual Ethics

A guide to Bibles, commentaries, theology, church history, and other related material


Faith Trust Institute -- A national, multifaith organization working to end sexual and domestic violence, providing communities and advocates with the tools and knowledge they need to address the religious and cultural issues related to abuse.

Robert A. J. Gagnon --  The views of a biblical scholar regarding questions of sexual ethics.

Ruth Institute -- Core Values of the Ruth Institute: Marriage as the proper context for sex and childrearing, respect for the contributions of men to the family, marriage as a lifelong commitment between one man and one woman, lifelong spousal cooperation as a solution to women’s aspirations for career and family, and cooperation -- not competition -- between men and women.

Sex and the Seminary -- U.S. seminaries and rabbinical schools are failing to prepare the next generation of clergy with the training they need to address sexuality issues in ministry. The Religious Institute recommends that seminaries and denominations develop and require competencies in sexuality for ordination to ministry.

Why We Should Oppose Gay Marriage -- An essay by David Novak.