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Topic: Polygamy

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Homosexual Marriage: Why can't a homosexual marriage be a picture of Christ and the church, just as a heterosexual marriage does? (Same caller from a few calls back.)
Same-Sex Marriage Tolerated by God: If God tolerated polygamy in the Old Testament, is it possible that He will tolerate same-sex marriage? [Galatians 5:19-21, I Corinthians 6:9-18].

Multiple Marriages in the Bible: Why didn't God ever confront David about his multiple marriages? [I Corinthians 7:2]
Prophets to the Pagans: Did the prophets of God ever go and confront the pagan nations?

Polygamy: Could you talk about scriptural implications regarding polygamy and application for us today? [Matthew 19:8-12, Mark 10:3-12, Ephesians 5].
Spirit-filled Man & Polygamy: Is it possible that a man who says he is spirit-filled participating in polygamy at the direction of God?

Concubines: Why did they allow concubines in the Old Testament? [Genesis 16:2].

Polygamy: What does the Bible have to say about polygamy? [Ephesian 5:29-33].

Incest: Didn't Adam & Eve's children have incestuous relationships?
Polygamy: Where does the Bible indicate that we should not practice polygamy? [Ephesians 5:22-32, Matthew 19].

King David: It seems to go against God's character that David can have more than one wife. [2 Samuel 12:8, I]

Narrow Path Lectures missing in Genesis: There seems to be some missing chapters being talked about in Genesis.
Solomon & His 700 wives & 300 Concubines: Why did Solomon have concubines in the Bible? Was the purpose of a concubine for childbearing?

Polygamy: Polygamy wasn't in God's original design, so why did it become acceptable?

King David Was God giving permission to David to have more than one wife after what he did w/ Bathsheba?

"Ye are gods": I was talking to some Mormon friends the other day, & they were pointing to me a verse in Psalms that talked about gods plural. What is being said there? [Psalms 82:6]
The Wedding Feast of Cana: Mormons have told me that Jesus married 3 people at the wedding where He made water into wine, marrying Mary Magdalene, Martha & the other Mary.

Polygamy: Why did God allow polygamy in the Old Testament?

Polygamy & Concubines: Was polygamy & concubines encouraged in the Old Testament?

Vashti of Esther: Concerning Vashti of Esther, what happens to divorced queens?

Polygamy: Under the Banner of Heaven, by John Krakauer. How did Abraham, David & Solomon & others not see that this was adultery & degrading of women? Why did God permit it?

King David - Polygamy: The other day caller heard Steve saying how there was no commandment against Polygamy in the Old Testament, but he cites this passage [Deuteronomy 17:16-17]

Polygamy: Comment about the call about polygamy that had happened recently, & Jacob was never called a polygamous.

King David's Concubines: Did David have concubines & if he did isn't that adultery? So how come he's not considered an adulterous?

Adulterers & David: if Adulterers can't make it into heaven, what about David & all his concubines? Wasn't he committing adultery?

Understanding the Bible in a new lens: I appreciate you teaching me how to study the Bible in a different lens than Evangelical Traditionalism.
Polygamy & the Mormon Church: Polygamy in the Old Testament, why did God permit it? There was polygamy in the Mormon Church, & they don't like having it in their history.

Polygamy: Wasn't there a commandment/rule about only having one wife in the Law of Moses? [Deuteronomy 17:17]

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