Does God Belong in the Bedroom?

In Does God Belong in the Bedroom? Rabbi Michael Gold turns to the Torah, the wisdom of the rabbis of the Talmud, the Midrash, and other classic Jewish sources. More than a study of texts, the book presents readers with a frank and honest approach to sexual ethics.

CONTENTSPREFACE 11 1. GOD IN THE BEDROOM 21 Sex, Like All of God’s Creation, Is Good 22 The Potential for Misuse of the Sexual Drive 25 Sex and the Evil Inclination 26 The Jewish People and Sexual Morality 28 Thoughts versus Action 30 Beyond Good to Holy 33 Does God Care about Sexual Behavior? 35 2. THE GOOD, THE BAD, AND THE HOLY 37 Moving Up the Ladder 38 The Idea of the Holy 39 Detracting from Holiness: Prostitution, Promiscuity, and Pornography 45 Enhancing Holiness: Modesty 51 Enhancing Holiness: Love 53 3. SEX THAT DESTROYS 57 What Is Unethical Sex? 59 Rape and Incest 62 Adultery 68 Conclusions 75

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Front MatterTitle Page: DOES GOD BELONG IN THE BEDROOM ?Copyright PageDedication PageCONTENTSPREFACENotes Notes to PrefaceNotes to Chapter 1Notes to Chapter 2Notes to Chapter 3Notes to Chapter 4Notes to Chapter 5Notes to Chapter 6Notes to Chapter 7Notes to Chapter 8Notes to Chapter 9Notes to Chapter 10Glossary Bibliography General SourcesChristian SourcesSources on Nonwarital SexSources on Marital Sex and Family PuritySources on New Reproductive Techniques and AbortionSources on HomosexualitySources on Sex EducationIndex
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