Bible verses dating different races

by  |  14-Nov-2019 23:54

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.

At the time, the cultures in what is now the Middle East believed that a metal dome above the Earth's surface separated Heaven and Earth.

He writes: "God created the different races and dispersed them because of man's arrogance. It does mean that was His plan and we show our arrogance again in the face of God when we say: 'We know You made the different races, God, but we have decided we don't like that and we are going to try and have all the races intermarry again to get it back the way it was because You messed it up God.' This is ultimate arrogance to God and His plan.

He answered and said to them, “Have you not read that He who made them at the beginning ‘made them male and female . What if a Chinese person were to marry a Polynesian, or an African with very dark skin were to marry a Japanese person, or a person from India were to marry a person from America with very light skin—would these marriages be in accord with biblical principles?

For this reason a man shall leave his father and mother . But what about being joined with someone from another people group in the covenant relationship of marriage?

Nehemiah -27 - In those days also saw I Jews [that] had married wives of Ashdod, of Ammon, [and] of Moab: 2 Corinthians - Be ye not unequally yoked together with unbelievers: for what fellowship hath righteousness with unrighteousness? Deuteronomy 7:1-3 - When the LORD thy God shall bring thee into the land whither thou goest to possess it, and hath cast out many nations before thee, the Hittites, and the Girgashites, and the Amorites, and the Canaanites, and the Perizzites, and the Hivites, and the Jebusites, seven nations greater and mightier than thou; Ezra 10:1-44 - Now when Ezra had prayed, and when he had confessed, weeping and casting himself down before the house of God, there assembled unto him out of Israel a very great congregation of men and women and children: for the people wept very sore.

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