On the official website of the publication states that homosexuality was first mentioned in the standard version of the Bible published in 1946.
A new edition was published under the title "Queen James Bible," which is the processing of the famous English-language translation of the "King James Bible".
"We wanted this book to be filled with the word of God, so that no one can use it incorrectly, denouncing LGBT people who are children of God, and we did it," — said the publishers of the new version of the Bible, which was published at the end of November. "You can not choose their sexual identity, but you can choose Jesus. And now you can also choose the Bible. "
In the new version, in order to avoid misinterpretation of the "homophobic" and changes in the eight passages of Scripture that call homosexuality a sin, according to The Christian News Network.
For example, a quote from the book of Leviticus chapter 18, verses 21-22: "From your children do not give the service of Molech, and so profane the name of thy God. I am the Lord. Thou shalt not lie with mankind, as with womankind: it is abomination ", now looks like this:" You shall not lie with a male as with a woman in the temple of Moloch: it is abomination. " In this sense, it appears that homosexuality came to the Gentiles, and therefore the ban on homosexuality applies only to the Gentiles, not the Christians.
In 1 Corinthians (chapter 6, verse 9) publishers have replaced the word "effeminate" (Eng. «effeminate» — effeminate) to "morally weak." The original text reads: "Do you not know that the unrighteous will not inherit the kingdom of God? Be not deceived: neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor abusers of themselves … ".