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Byzantine Orthodoxy and homosexuality, with Stephen Morris

A conversation with Stephen Morris about the attitudes toward male homosexuality in different sites of Byzantine culture and the prospects for an orthodox recognition of same-sex marriages.

Stephen Morris is an Eastern Orthodox minister and historian. He is the author of “When Brothers Dwell in Unity”: Byzantine Christianity and Homosexuality, published by McFarland in 2016.


Byzantium & Friends is hosted by Anthony Kaldellis, Professor and Chair of the Department of Classics at The Ohio State University. You can follow him on his personal website.

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Top Image: The Christian martyrs Saint Sergius and Saint Bacchus, noted for their friendship in Christ, were cited in church adelphopoiesis ceremonies. Wikimedia Commons


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