Did God warn them to not intermix with or marry anyone of another nation (Egyptians, Philistines, Hittites, Amorites, etc.) in order to maintain this purity?
This short article will examine a few of the assumptions and conclusions made by those who firmly believe God does not approve of interracial "mixing." Perhaps the greatest assumption made by those who thunder that interracial dating is wrong is that the Israelites had a "pure" heredity which God wanted them to maintain.
Miscegenation is defined by sexual relations between people from different racial groups.
The term stems from the Latin words "miscere" and "genus," which mean "to mix" and "race," respectively.
Does the Bible permit or forbid interracial dating and marriage?
Were the ancient Israelites racially "pure" when they left Egyptian bondage?
In 1970, one percent of American marriages were interracial; in 2013, 12 percent were.
Supreme Court legalized interracial marriage 48 years ago, the number of mixed-race couples has been steadily rising.
Based on the "swirl" ice cream cone, a cone consisting of an equal part of chocolate and vanilla ice cream.
The lingering stares, uncomfortable questions, and crude remarks are just some of the damaging racial microaggressions that these couples endure.
As a half Italian, half Korean woman, it's nearly impossible to find a partner who matches my ethnicity, as the status quo would dictate for a “normal” couple.
Sometimes I don’t want to chat with someone who only has a theoretical understanding of gender oppression.
Sometimes I want to talk to someone who just gets it.