Footnotes:

[i] "This was the guilt of your sister Sodom: she and her daughters had pride, surfeit of food and prosperous ease, but did not aid the poor and needy," (Ezekiel 16:48-49).

[ii] What the Bible Really Says About Homosexuality: Millennium Edition. Daniel A. Helminiak, Ph.D. (2000) Alamo Square Press; P.P. 51-67.

[iii] Steps to Recovery from Bible Abuse. Dr. Rembert Truluck, Ph.D. (2000) Chi Rho Press; P.P. 208-213.

[iv] H1285. Vine's Concise Dictionary of the Bible. W.E. Vine, edited by James A. Swanson, John R. Kohlenberger III, and Multnomah Graphics. (1997, 1999) Thomas Nelson Publishers. "Vine's Concise Dictionary of the Bible combines in one handy volume condensed versions of W. E. Vine's Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words and Nelson's Expository Dictionary of the Old Testament by Merrill Unger and William White, Jr. For the first time these popular works are blended into one continuous presentation," (publisher's note from the foreword). P. 73.

[v] ‘For this reason a man shall leave his father and his mother, and be joined to his wife; and they shall become one flesh.' (THE ZONDERVAN NASB STUDY BIBLE. BARKER, KENNETH, GENERAL EDITOR (1999) ZONDERVAN PUBLISHING HOUSE.)

[vi] H1692. Vine's Concise Dictionary of the Bible. W.E. Vine, edited by James A. Swanson, John R. Kohlenberger III, and Multnomah Graphics. (1997, 1999) Thomas Nelson Publishers. "Vine's Concise Dictionary of the Bible combines in one handy volume condensed versions of W. E. Vine's Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words and Nelson's Expository Dictionary of the Old Testament by Merrill Unger and William White, Jr. For the first time these popular works are blended into one continuous presentation," (publisher's note from the foreword). P. 57.

[vii] 1 Samuel 20:42. (THE ZONDERVAN NASB STUDY BIBLE. BARKER, KENNETH, GENERAL EDITOR (1999) ZONDERVAN PUBLISHING HOUSE.)

[viii] 1 Samuel 18:14. (THE ZONDERVAN NASB STUDY BIBLE. BARKER, KENNETH, GENERAL EDITOR (1999) ZONDERVAN PUBLISHING HOUSE.)

[ix] 1 Samuel 23:15-18. (THE ZONDERVAN NASB STUDY BIBLE. BARKER, KENNETH, GENERAL EDITOR (1999) ZONDERVAN PUBLISHING HOUSE.)