Religion and Erotica

Religion and Erotica

"Religion & Erotica" cartoon by nakedpastor David Hayward

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Beside the fact that this story in John's gospel is not found in the earliest manuscripts, it's still a good one. It highlights the hypocrisy and the judgmentalism that arises out of it. I mean, one of the most serious and shameful convictions in those days would have been adultery... especially for a woman. The valid question is "Where's the man?" He's just as guilty. The other valid question is, "Does religion's obsession with sexual sin betray a fascination with sex itself?"

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