Interracial dating and the bible
He doesn’t judge anyone by their skin tone and neither should we.In the Old Testament God didn’t want His people marrying people of the other nations not because of race, but because they would lead His people astray. Then the Lord’s anger will burn against you, and He will swiftly destroy you.However most Christian and Jewish theologians interpret these same verses as referring to inter-faith marriages. Self, author of an Internet site "Interracial Marriage is against God's Law" concludes that God created the different races after the incident at the Tower of Babel.Other passages refer to the Holiness Code of behavior that is generally believed to apply only to Jews and is unrelated to marriage. Genesis records that at that time, humans showed their arrogance towards God by trying to build a structure so tall that it would reach the firmament of Heaven.Although other candidates have spoken at BJU over the years without incident, the appearance by Bush was portrayed by political foe John Mc Cain as an endorsement of the school's extreme beliefs, including its prohibition on interracial dating and its anti-Catholic views.Bush subsequently made it clear that he does not share the school's controversial views, and apologized for missing an opportunity to speak ...
The Lord had told the Israelites, “You must not marry people of other nations.Question: "What does the Bible say about interracial marriage?