I was deeply fascinated by what I discovered while researching for this book. Firstly, don’t be fooled by the title (it had to be softened for the Christian market). But this is a book is about sex. It begins by stating that according to the Bible, God started the human race by creating a naked couple and commanding them to have sex. That’s kind of embarrassing, but it’s true.
Although Mark Twain believed in God, he didn’t believe that the Bible was the Creator’s Word. In fact, he hated the God revealed in the Scriptures–the One who spoke against adultery and fornication. He bemoaned the fact that not being allowed to commit adultery was “cruelly hard.” Continue Reading →