The Israelites would be led astray from God if they intermarried with idol worshippers, pagans, or heathens.
This is exactly what happened in Israel, according to Malachi .
While a difference in skin color should not be ignored, it absolutely should not be the determining factor in whether a couple should marry.
If we segregate ourselves in our most intimate scenarios like church, we likely do the same in our friendships and dating relationships.
These surveys, which reveal how frequent churchgoers are less likely to date someone outside their race, weigh a little more heavily on those of us who find themselves in the minority, or even the lone person of our race, at church.
Solomon worshiped Ashtoreth, the goddess of the people of Sidon, and Molech, the hated god of the Ammonites.7.
Nehemiah -27 Furthermore, half their children spoke the language of Ashdod or of some other people and could not speak the language of Judah at all.
So I confronted them and called down curses on them.
Question: "What does the Bible say about interracial marriage?
1 Kings 11:1-5 King Solomon loved many women who were not from Israel.
He loved the daughter of the king of Egypt, as well as women of the Moabites, Ammonites, Edomites, Sidonians, and Hittites.
“There is no difference between Jew and Gentile—the same Lord is Lord of all and richly blesses all who call on him” (Romans ).
A colorblind church and/or a Christian interracial marriage can be a powerful illustration of our equality in Christ.
In the Old Testament God didn’t want His people marrying people of the other nations not because of race, but because they would lead His people astray. Then the Lord’s anger will burn against you, and He will swiftly destroy you.