Why would God make men with polygynous natures when they cannot act on them?

“I’ve been thinking about this, and I have to wonder if God ever really intended for polygyny to be widespread or many men to have strongly polygynous designs. If He did, then one has to ask why he didn’t design us so that women conceive girls at least twice as often as boys. It seemsContinue reading “Why would God make men with polygynous natures when they cannot act on them?”

Why Polygamy Is Allowed And Even Blessed By God – Part 5

Positive Benefits of Polygynous Marriages Polygyny emphasizes the Biblical teaching that woman was made for man and not that man and woman are equal in marriage.  It is practically impossible to mistake who was made for whom in a polygynous marriage.  The wives don’t sit around and wonder if they are equal to their husband,Continue reading “Why Polygamy Is Allowed And Even Blessed By God – Part 5”

Why Polygamy Is Allowed And Even Blessed By God – Part 4

Christian arguments FOR the practice of Polygamy The Bible regulates polygyny One of the greatest arguments against MO advocates comes from the fact that the Bible regulates polygyny. Before I even show the passages that regulate polygyny MO advocates will argue that the Bible also regulates slavery and we all know that is wrong andContinue reading “Why Polygamy Is Allowed And Even Blessed By God – Part 4”

Why Polygamy Is Allowed And Even Blessed By God – Part 3

Common Christian arguments against polygamy Does one flesh mean one wife? MOAs often believe this is their most powerful argument against polygamy. Because after all, how can 3 or 4 or 18(David had 18 wives) mesh with “the two shall become one flesh”? 4 And he answered and said unto them, Have ye not read, thatContinue reading “Why Polygamy Is Allowed And Even Blessed By God – Part 3”

Why Polygamy Is Allowed And Even Blessed By God – Part 2

Origins of the Monogamy Only position It is ironic that monogamy became the norm from one of the most decadent empires in all of history. While on its surface the Roman Empire was very monogamous, the reality is they were not. Roman men could officially have only one wife and she, as well as herContinue reading “Why Polygamy Is Allowed And Even Blessed By God – Part 2”

Why Polygamy Is Allowed And Even Blessed By God – Part 1

Popular opinion is not always right According to a Gallup poll taken in May of 2013, 83% of Americans believed polygamy was immoral while only 14% believed it was morally acceptable. In this same survey, gay or lesbian relations shot from being 40% acceptable in 2001 to being accepted as a moral lifestyle by 59%Continue reading “Why Polygamy Is Allowed And Even Blessed By God – Part 1”