Racism In The Bible

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The Word of God says: There is neither Jew nor Gentile, neither slave nor free, nor is there male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus. (Gal. 3:28) Introduction God created humanity and everything surrounding them in perfect beauty and harmony living together with God in eternity. All creation existed in His sufficiency and as a community for the praise and glory of the Almighty God and Creator. However, when sin came to lord over human lives, they became self-centered with a heart bent on evil desires. Jesus Christ came into the world in order that through His death and resurrection, He could redeem humanity from the power of sin and be reconciled back to God’s love. Therefore, those who have been restored to God’s family, believing…show more content…
Racism is a belief that human races have distinctive characteristics that determine their respective cultures, usually involving the idea that one’s race is superior and has the right to control others. The Bible details the history of human racism when it demonstrated how the son of the heir (Sarah) shall not be heir with my son of a slave (Hagar). (Gen. 21:10) Furthermore, to preserve righteousness, God commanded the Jews, the chosen people of God, to annihilate the Gentile settlers in Canaan to avoid the Jews learn the Gentile’s detestable ways worshipping idols. (Deut. 20:16-18) Therefore, the up to this day, the hostility between the sons of the heir and the sons of the slave or the Christians and the Islam…show more content…
The prime ideology underlying the practice of “Racism and Sexism” often include the idea that humans can be divided into distinct groups that are different in their social behavior and innate capacities that could be judged as inferior or superior. In Caroline Bird’s speech “On Being Born Female”, which was published on November 15, 1968, she said that there is recognition abroad that we are in many ways a sexist country. Sexism is judging people by their sex when sex does not matter. Sexism is intended to rhyme with racism. Therefore, the sexist and the racist judge and discriminate unfairly based on their established cultural and religious

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