Re: [Covenanted Reformation] Re: Law of Nature
- Well said, Cheryl. Thanks for putting the issue into proper perspection for us.Ginny----- Original Message -----From: CherylSent: Wednesday, January 01, 2003 12:30 PMSubject: Re: [Covenanted Reformation] Re: Law of NatureDear Frederick,I think the reason one hears non christian men and women make disparaging remarks about women who breastfeed in public is because our culture has so perverted the natural function of breasts so that they are seen to be more a play thing for men than a source of comfort and nourishment for babies......
- Well said, Susan. You really ought to write a book.
Susan <susan_wilkinson@...> wrote:
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> From: "Susan <susan_wilkinson@...>" <susan_wilkinson@...>
> Date: Sat, 28 Dec 2002 21:37:31 -0000
> Subject: [Covenanted Reformation] Re: Law of Nature
> One can nurse, even publicly, without showing anything. I understand
> that our culture has perverted their perception of the female form
> into something ungodly, but we need to be careful of making an over
> correction and using the worlds perverseness as justification for
> needless exposure.
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Gary Gearon"
> <GGearon@p...> wrote:
>> I think the issue as to cleavage can also become legalistic.
> Revealed cleavage, needs to be assesed as to the motive (to attract
> immodestly, or for nursing).
>> I recall a story related to me, wherein a soldier walked by a
> maternity ward in an Arabic country. The women were breast feeding,
> with no upper garment, when a man walked by. They ran to cover their
> heads upon the sight of the man, and not their breasts...as you would
> expect in other parts of the "post-Christian" world. Also, if you have
> a copy of the Shorter Catechism Explained (Banner of Truth), you will
> see a woman with a bare breast and head covered, nursing her child in
> the Catechism class, on the front cover.
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