Is there substance to their position or are these people simply proof-texting to justify a pre-programmed prejudice?
Some Christians point to the events that took place at the Tower of Babel as a basis for their arguments against so-called “interracial” marriage.
He is author of more than 50 books, including Reading the Bible Supernaturally. And this one comes from a young Asian-American woman: “Dear Pastor John, my boyfriend and I are both believers in Christ and have been dating for almost 18 months.
A similar principle of spiritual purity is laid out in the New Testament, but it has nothing to do with race: “Do not be yoked together with unbelievers. Just as the Israelites (believers in the one true God) were commanded not to marry idolaters, so Christians (believers in the one true God) are commanded not to marry unbelievers.
For what do righteousness and wickedness have in common? The Bible never says that interracial marriage is wrong.
After a period of several trials, God blesses him with the responsibility of overseeing all of Egypt in order to save the entire family from a famine.
He marries an Egyptian woman and produces two sons named Manasseh and Ephraim (Genesis ).
They say that clearly implies that God wants to keep the nations apart and that God is declaring that people from different people groups can’t marry.