My Struggles

Is nudism ok since I'm a Christian? I still have struggles. I am experiencing more acceptance and peace about being clothes free. The freedom is wonderful.
shytsidun shytsidun
5 Responses Aug 6, 2012

Read Genesis 2:25.

Read Genesis 3:21.

While a great number of people would say being Christian and nudist is contradictory there are those of us who look to Genisis where God said "it is good" and Adam and Eve were nude. The key factor, in my opinion, is why you are nude. If it is for sex, and sexual arousal then the naysayers are correct. But anyone that has ever been to a nudist gathering will tell you that there is nothing sexual involved and so nothing wrong with it.

A nudist Christian is about as legitimate as an evil Christian. Just sayin' ...

How exactly are 0rgy colonies compatible with the Christian command to "Flee from fornication"? (1 Corinthians 6:18)

Who said anything about orgies or "**** colonies"? Imagine a place where ALL the people, everybody there, is totally naked. Do you imagine a scene of wild, unrestrained group sex, with people fornicating with complete strangers, copulating like animals?

Because, in recorded history, there is one description of one place where every person present was totally naked. You can read that description at Genesis 2:25... the place was called "Eden", and the naked people were Adam and Eve, as God left them in their state of sinless grace before the Original Sin. "NAKED and WITHOUT SHAME". NAKED is how God MADE Adam and Eve, NAKED is how He intended them to live... and when He saw that they had clothed themselves, He became ANGRY, and demanded to know, "WHO TOLD YOU THAT YOU WERE NAKED?"

Right now, at this very moment, YOU ARE NAKED before God - your clothing hides nothing from Him. And He is the ONLY ONE who can judge you... or judge anyone in any group of naked people. Do you think you are God? Put YOUR prejudice aside - judging people is God's job, not yours!

No mention in the Bible of Eden as an "**** colony" - but of course, it had to be, right? I mean, everybody there was naked, so it's completely proper to assume (as YOU DID) that any gathering of naked people would do nothing except fornicate forever. THANK YOU for helping me understand that Eden - the original paradise on Earth, created for us by God, was created BY HIM to be an "**** colony".

"Imagine a place where ALL the people, everybody there, is totally naked."

That's what happens in an **** ...

True... but it also happened in Eden BECAUSE GOD MADE EDEN WITH NOTHING BUT NAKED PEOPLE. And, Eden was not a ****.

You should live your life the way God intended Adam and Eve to live... read Genesis 2:25 and follow that example.

Read Genesis 3:21.

Before you call Nudist Resorts "**** Colonies" I would suggest you visit one so you will know what your are talking about. As it is you sound like a fool.

Are you seriously suggesting nobody's having sex at these resorts?

I've been there. You haven't. Sex isn't a part of it. It would be hard to hide an erection and they aren't present.

Right and pigs fly ...

I attended a nudist swim with 35 other people. I was the 4th youngest at 47, the youngest was 4, the oldest was North of 70. The group's demographic profile was actually very similar to the demographic profile at my church. Males and females, naked together, swimming and socializing... and nobody had sex there, nobody was visibly aroused. BECAUSE WE WERE ALL NAKED, our nakedness was not even noteworthy, anyone's genitalia had no more significance than anyone's hair color.

If you believe we were all there having sex... if you believe that we went there to arrange sexual trysts... please understand that you have no actual information to base that belief on, and your beliefs (if these are what you believe..) are based on nothing except prejudice.

No information to base that belief on? Sexual arousal is intimately associated with nudity. That's how the **** industry rakes in billions!

So, your point is that whenever people are naked, those who see them are sexually aroused, and unable to restrain themselves from having (or at least attempting to have) orgies - and that is why it's fair to assume that a nudist event MUST have sexual contact involved.

Is that a fair statement of your point?

Unless they're all geriatrics you'll be hard pressed to convince anyone otherwise :)

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I would recommend a good Christian naturist website called for how the Bible deals with it.

sure at home in private is fine...i walk nude in the house...