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This article originally appeared as an EEWC Council Column, the writing of which rotates among the members of the EEWC Executive Council. Linda Brebner is a retired Presbyterian minister and serves as one of EEWC’s Northeast representatives and as the Council’s secretary. She earlier wrote the review essay, “Taking the Down Escalator.”

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Marriage and Food: The Intra-Church Struggle Continues—1 Timothy 4:1-5

Lesson 10: “So the false teachers ‘forbid marriage and demand abstinence from [certain] foods’? Is that all the fuss is about? No wild orgies or murderous rampages? Maybe not, but these beliefs have extensive consequences. Theologically, they imply that true Christians will strive for union with a God who is pure spirit. They must leave behind earthy pleasures like sex and ordinary family life, as well as most tasty foods.”