Sexuality and Holy Longing: Embracing Intimacy in a Broken World

Lisa Graham McMinn explores hot-button topics like abortion, homosexuality, masturbation, pornography and other sexual issues in her book. Her premise is that all sexuality is a function of our drive toward intimacy with God and with others. As sin has damaged the rest of the world, so has it damaged sexuality. Thus our longing for intimacy can never be completely fulfilled on earth. Sexual frustration and brokenness will remain both within marriage and without. Only when we realize that true fulfillment can be found only in heaven, McMinn argues, can we reclaim a healthy sexuality.

 

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