Fornication
Fornication is generally consensual sexual intercourse between two people not married to each other. For many people, the term carries an overtone of moral or religious disapproval, but the significan...
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Religion and sexuality
Most world religions have sought to address the moral issues that arise from people's sexuality in society and in human interactions. Each major religion has developed moral codes covering issues of s...
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Biblical law in Christianity
The "Old Covenant", also referred to as the Mosaic covenant, the Law of Moses, divine law, Biblical law or God's Law, refers to the religious law codified in the first five books (Pentateuch) of the O...
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Apostolic Decree
Council of Jerusalem (or Apostolic Conference) is a name applied by historians and theologians to a Christian Apostolic Age council that was held in Jerusalem and dated to around the year 50 AD. It is...
Zina
Zināʾ (زِنَاء) or zina (زِنًى or زِنًا) is an Islamic law concerning unlawful sexual relations between Muslims who are not married to one another through a Nikah. It includes extramarital sex and pre...
Agunah
Agunah (Hebrew: עגונה‎, plural: agunot (עגונות); literally "anchored" or "chained") is a halachic term for a Jewish woman who is "chained" to her marriage. The classic case of this is a man who ...
Homosexuality and Methodism
Methodist denominations and individuals hold various views on homosexuality.British Methodism maintains that all sex outside marriage is sinful. American Methodism concentrates on the position that th...
God and Sex
God and Sex: What the Bible Really Says is a book by Professor Michael Coogan, published in 2010.The book was well received by Jessica Warner, from the University of Toronto, but was criticized by Pro...
Festival of Muslim Cultures
The Festival of Muslim Cultures, a national celebration of Muslim cultures held in the United Kingdom, began in January 2006 and ended July 2007. It imitated an earlier event in 1976. From official s...
Speechless: Silencing the Christians
Speechless: Silencing the Christians (also known as Silencing Christians) is a 2008 documentary series produced by the American Family Association (AFA) and hosted by commentator Janet Parshall; the 1...
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LGBT topics and Hinduism
Hindu views of homosexuality and, in general, LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender) issues, are diverse and different Hindu groups have distinct views. Homosexuality is regarded as one of the...
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Yichud
In Jewish religious law (halakha), the laws of yichud (Hebrew: איסור ייחוד issur yichud‎, seclusion) is the prohibition of seclusion in a private area of a man and a woman who are not married to...
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Isha katlanit
Isha katlanit (Hebrew: אישה קטלנית‎, literally: "lethal/deadly woman") is a term used in halakha ("Jewish law") for a married woman who has become a widow twice. Such a woman, it is said, shoul...
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Vasily Rozanov
Vasily Vasilievich Rozanov (Russian: Васи́лий Васи́льевич Рóзанов; 1856–1919) was one of the most controversial Russian writers and philosophers of the pre-revolutionary epoch. His views hav...
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Cannon v. United States
Angus Munn Cannon (May 17, 1834 – June 7, 1915) was an early Latter Day Saint leader and Mormon pioneer.
Cannon was born in Liverpool, Lancashire, England. His Manx parents joined the Churc...
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List of sexually active popes
This is a list of sexually active popes, Catholic priests who were sexually active before becoming pope, and popes who were legally married. Some candidates were sexually active before their election ...
Beth Din of America
The Beth Din of America is a Beth Din (Court of Jewish Law) which serves Jews throughout the United States of America.It was founded in 1960 and reconstituted in 1994. The focus of Beth Din of America...
Sex magic
Sex magic is any type of sexual activity used in magical, ritualistic or otherwise religious and spiritual pursuits. One practice of sex magic is using the energy of sexual arousal or orgasm with visu...
Hamilton Square Baptist Church protests
The Hamilton Square Baptist Church protests in San Francisco, California, was a protest that occurred on the date of September 19, 1993.The protests occurred in response to the church's invitation of ...
Center for Women's Justice Israel
The Center for Women's Justice (Hebrew: מרכז צדק לנשים‎, Merkaz Tzedek LeNashim) is a public interest law firm devoted to advancing and protecting the rights of women to justice, equality and di...
Sex in the Hebrew Bible
Sex occurs frequently in the Hebrew Bible, with extensive laws regulating it.
The Bible refers to homosexuality numerous times in both the Old Testament and New Testament (including by Jesus). Eve...
Same-sex marriage and Judaism
Same-sex marriage in Judaism has been a subject of debate within Jewish denominations. The traditional view among Jews is to regard same-sex relationships as categorically forbidden by the Torah. This...
Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
The Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (FLDS Church) is one of the largest Mormon fundamentalist denominations and one of the largest organizations in the United States whose m...
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Great Rite
In Wicca, the Great Rite is a form of sex magic that includes either ritual sexual intercourse or else a ritual symbolic representation of sexual intercourse. Most often it is performed by the High Pr...
Religious views on pornography
Religious views on pornography are based on broader religious views on modesty, human dignity, sexuality and other virtues which may reflect negatively on pornography. Different religious groups view ...
Judith Butler
Judith Butler (born February 24, 1956) is an American philosopher and gender theorist whose work has influenced political philosophy, ethics and the fields of feminist, queer and literary theory. Sinc...
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Mutunus Tutunus
In ancient Roman religion, Mutunus Tutunus or Mutinus Titinus was a phallic marriage deity, in some respects equated with Priapus. His shrine was located on the Velian Hill, supposedly since the found...
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Islamic sexual hygienical jurisprudence
Islamic sexual hygienical jurisprudence is a prominent topic in Islamic jurisprudence (fiqh) due to its everyday nature.
Ibn Abidin, a 13th century Hanafi Islamic scholar explains:Regarding thin...
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Sexual ritual
Sexual rituals fall into two categories: culture-created, and natural behaviour, the human animal having developed sex rituals from evolutionary instincts for reproduction, which are then integrated i...
Quiverfull
Quiverfull is a movement among some conservative evangelical Protestant couples, chiefly in the United States, but with some adherents in Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Britain and elsewhere. It prom...
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Bacha bazi
Bacha bazi (Persian: بچه بازی, literally "playing with children" in Iranian Persian and "playing with boys" in Dari or Afghan Persian), also known as bacchá (from Dari bacha بچه‌ "child, young man, ca...
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