Scripture on interracial dating
Are there really any Bible verses that even touch on this subject, or are they just telling me this to justify racism?
I've had a civil conversation about this with my mother in the car tonight, and she told me that although Jesus told us to love others, that the Bible also tells us to stick with our own race (what? She also said that interracial kids are most likely to be made fun of for having two parents of different color (point given, but still).
[See Acts 10] So, I just felt the need to set the record straight on the misquoted headline at Relevant Magazine. I don’t know about you, but I don’t want a more Biblical world. ** Keith Giles was formerly a licensed and ordained minister who walked away from organized church 11 years ago, to start a home fellowship that gave away 100% of the offering to the poor in the community.
Forbidding Interracial Marriage is not Un-Biblical. *El Paso, TX – May 19 “United We Stand” *Costa Mesa, CA – June 22 “United We Stand” *Hot Springs, NC – July 11-14 “Wild Goose Festival” Want Keith to come speak at your church or in your home town?
So I confronted them and called down curses on them. I made them swear in the name of God that they would not let their children intermarry with the pagan people of the land.” Now, I could go on, but I think you get the point: Interracial Marriage IS Un-Biblical. However, no one who follows Jesus should ever forbid Interracial Marriage. All those other labels – including and especially race – are now obsolete and irrelevant.
Peter also got the memo when the Holy Spirit revealed to him that the Gentiles were not unclean and that “God was no respecter of persons” and that no race on earth was above any other.
I don't know which denomination you belong to, but at least the Church doesn't care what color you or your spouse might have as long as valid consent is there and one of you is male the other female.