Interracial dating problem
But does that mean everyone should marry interracially, since we can more accurately portray the image of God?
Do my friends whose spouses are the same ethnicity not have as biblical of a marriage as those who are interracial?
We would obviously answer these questions with a big fat .
God isn’t more pleased with me than others because I’m in an IRR.
Anti-miscegenation is a prominent theme of racial supremacist movements, including white supremacy.
Though the notion that racial mixing is undesirable has arisen at different points in history, it gained particular prominence in Europe during the era of colonialism.
Do I get a gold star for creating the possibility of bringing biracial children into the world?
We tend to either reduce IRR stories, whether they are our own or others’, to a party trick (something to show off and exploit rather than understand and love), or we elevate them to a pedestal where we can worship and idolize them.
This is tremendously dishonoring and harmful to relationships that are already difficult—as all relationships are!
And in understanding, lamenting, and celebrating, we grow closer to and become more like Jesus.
) is a term given to the mixing of different racial groups through marriage, cohabitation, sexual relations, or procreation, particularly mixing that is perceived to negatively impact the purity of a particular race or culture.