In the Castle of the Three-in-One, the plan has always been that we, those who are entirely "other," shall participate in the superabundant communion of life. In other words, gay and lesbian couples need structureand we need just as much structure as heterosexual couples. The Eastern Orthodox churches,  like the Catholic Church, condemns only homosexual acts. This article focuses on the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, covering how the extent to which the Bible mentions the subject, whether or not it is condemned, and whether the various passages apply today, have become contentious topics. Religion and LGBT people.
Within the Stone-Campbell aligned restorationist churches the views are divergent.
Christianity and homosexuality
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Jesus Christ died on the cross for all of our sins and rose again the third day. The school has crossed a line. Wace, Henry and Schaff, Philip. Protestants should remember the spiritual and mental anguish of our own celibate ancestors before legislating permanent celibacy for lesbians and gays who may not be called to this exceptional and demanding way of life. Crossing the Atlantic with German Reformed and Lutheran immigrants, the deaconess movement spread to the United States, and its memory is preserved in the many "Deaconess Hospitals" affiliated with the United Church of Christ and the Lutheran churches.