1 Samuel: Homosexuality

  1. Strange Flesh: Hemorrhoids in their secret parts 5:6-12
  2. Saul and David 16:21-22
  3. Were David and Jonathan gay? 18:1-4, 19:2, 20:41
    David and Jonathan
  4. The special relationship between Jonathan and David. 20:3-14
  5. Saul is angered by his son's homosexual affair with David and says, "do not I know that thou has chosen the son of Jesse to thine own confusion of thy mother's nakedness?" 20:30
  6. Saul sets an example for Christian parents that discover that they have a homosexual child: try to kill the child and his or her lover. 20:31-33
  7. Jonathan has a secret meeting with David in the forest. David will be king, he says, and he will be right beside him. "And they two made a covenant before the LORD." 23:16-18