Companion to: Melody Beattie's Codependent no more.
Includes bibliographical references (page 165).
In this accessible and engaging workbook, Beattie uses her trademark down-to-earth style to offer readers a Twelve Step, interactive program to stop obsessing about others by developing the insight, strength, and resilience to start taking care of themselves. Through hands-on guided journaling, exercises, and self-tests, readers will learn to integrate the time-tested concepts outlined in Codependent No More into their daily lives by setting and enforcing healthy limits developing a support system through healthy relationships with others and a higher power experiencing genuine love and forgiveness letting go and detaching from others' harmful behaviors.
Divine love in the Old Testament -- Human love in the Old Testament -- Divine love in the New Testament -- Human love in the New Testament -- Sex attitudes and practices : Israel against her neighbors -- Sex attitudes and practices : the early church against the Graeco-Roman world -- Premarital sex relations in the Bible -- Sex in marriage -- Prostitution, adultery, and divorce -- Homosexuality in the Bible -- Other sexual deviations : masturbation, immodesty, rape, incest, bestiality -- The Bible and the world of Dr. Kinsey.
Examination of the practices and teachings in the Old and New Testaments.