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Moral Purity?

Our culture apparently considers God's demand for sexual and moral purity to be unreasonable—at least if we are to believe some recent research. 

The Barna Group published a survey in October '06 on the moral beliefs of the so-called "Buster" generation—those in their 20s and 30s. It found that more than two-thirds of this generation consider cohabitation (living together without being married) acceptable. More than half considered sex outside of marriage and the viewing of pornography acceptable. And almost half considered homosexual relationships acceptable.

Reference: "A New Generation of Adults Bends Moral and Sexual Rules to Their Liking," October 31, 2006, www.barna.org

The World in the Church

Pollster George Barna, in his 2001 religious report, found that three out of ten born again Christians said there's nothing wrong with cohabitation, gay sex, or watching sexually explicit movies. Thirty percent of... [Read More]