Listening to 1st Century voices: Jewish & Christian attitudes to same-sex relations

From Doug Burtenshaw, Convenor, UCA Lay Preachers Association, WA:

Below is a YouTube link which is from a well regarded voice in the sexuality debate.
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The DVD and YouTube are free of copyright.

About Bill Loader:

Revd Emeritus Professor William R. G. Loader BA (Auckl) BD (Otago) Dr Theol (Mainz, Germany) FAHA is a minister of the Uniting Church in Australia.  He was the recipient of a 5 year grant as an Australian Research Council Professorial Fellow, Murdoch University.  The project was “Attitudes towards Sexuality in Judaism and Christianity in the Hellenistic Greco-Roman Era”.

The person introducing Bill in the DVD is Rev Denise Savage, WA, and previously from Queensland.

Bill is also Assistant Secretary for International Initiatives of the Society for New Testament Studies coordinating Liaison Committees in Eastern Europe, Latin America the the Caribbean, Africa, and the Asia Pacific to promote New Testament research, and Chair of the Religion Section of the Australian Academy of the Humanities. 

Bill graciously allowed us video his presentation at the UCA National Conference of Lay Preachers in Mandurah this year with the intention that it would be edited and made freely available by DVD and YouTube.

Doug Burtenshaw