Bible Discussion Thread

  • Steve on Deuteronomy 23:18 - 3 years ago
    The companionship of dogs is one of God's greatest gifts to mankind. Trafficking in them for profit is as distasteful as prostitution
  • Chris - In Reply on Deuteronomy 23:18 - 3 years ago
    Steve, I've never imagined that Deut 23:18 referred to the trafficking of dogs for profit. Did they even do such a thing in those days? What would have been the demand for dogs at that time? I've always thought of this verse to apply to the preceding verse, in reference to the Sodomites, where both the harlot & male prostitute were great abominations to the Lord. But I do agree, that our furry friends can be the most loving & faithful companions around.
  • D.J. - In Reply on Deuteronomy 23:18 - 3 years ago
    Concerning "DOGS"

    It is interesting to note that the word for "dog" is the Hebrew words "kol" meaning "all" and "leb" meaning "heart."
  • Odell - In Reply - 2 years ago
    Hebrews called male prostitutes 'dogs'.

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