Michael W. Campbell
Michael W. Campbell, PhD, is assistant teacher of Theological-Historical Studies, Adventist Overseas Institute of Advanced Studies, Silang, Cavite, Philippines.
Throughout a class room conversation concerning the sanctity for the Sabbath, a participant raised a concern: “I am experiencing a sin,” he confessed. russian brides real or fake “I am tempted to have sexual intercourse with my spouse on Sabbath.”
This issue just isn’t unusual, and a diversity is raised by it of views, 1 although small is posted. 2
So what does the Bible state about the subject? We will think about the concern by reviewing (1) the leading argument utilized against intercourse on Sabbath; (2) the biblical view of sexuality; (3) perversion regarding the biblical view; and (4) concluding findings.
The argument that is leading participating in intercourse on Sabbath is dependant on Isaiah 58:13: “If thou turn away thy base through the Sabbath, from doing thy pleasure on my holy time” (KJV). Since intercourse is enjoyable, scriptural injunction against participating in sex on Sabbath sometimes appears as apparent. 3
The context of Isaiah 58 identifies Sabbath in the of Atonement day. Continue reading “The very early church fathers talked about intercourse at great size.”