Theology of the Body

Nov 4, 2012 ()

Bible Text: TOBSL pp67-73  |  ,


God’s original plan calls for sexual union to lead to communion. The union of bodies is to be a physical sign of the union of persons. The “one flesh” union is sacramental, and is to be characterized by freedom and mutual self-giving. As described in Gen. 2:24, the man leaves his parents and is joined with his wife by choice.

"The Battlefield of the Heart" resource provides an illustration of the presentation.