If one wanted to begin the destruction of a society, what better way than to start with the family unit? //]]> http://americanprophet.org/robots.txt [CDATA[ I wrote an article recently about the rights of Transgenders in our armed forces. I would love to see some kind of verifiable reference for this happening. Errrr, sorry Apache, but I think you have gotten nuts here. Economic collapse and the arrival of the barbarian hordes had a lot more to do with the end of Roman … In addition, one could make the argument that tolerance of homosexuality was a feature of Roman and Greek societies not on their way to decline, but when at they were at their peak. if(document.all) By Nick Squires, Rome 4:56PM BST 08 Apr 2011 The Telegraph UK Roberto De Mattei, 63, the deputy head of the country's National … However, this comment just defies belief for me. Quote: Is America Repeating The Path … Aw Jared, you’ve done it again. function MHSwitchImage(strID, strFileName) After the third and final Punic War, Carthage fell into Roman hands, followed by most of the other dependencies of the Carthaginian Empire. { A homoerotic scene in Spartacus in which Laurence Olivier’s character, the Roman General Crassus, attempts to seduce a young slave played by Tony Curtis was cut from the original film but restored in the 1990s. var obj = MHTGetRef(strID + "_second"); //]]>. -- From "Fall of Roman Empire caused by 'contagion of homosexuality'" by Nick Squires, London Telegraph 4/8/11 Roberto De Mattei, 63, the deputy head of the country's National Research Council, claimed that the empire was fatally weakened after conquering Carthage, which he described as "a paradise for homosexuals". Fall of Roman Empire caused by 'contagion of homosexuality' 08 Apr 2011 "At the end of the imperial period, Carthage was one of the great Christian centres of the empire, so it seems odd to claim that it was spreading debauchery. div.youtube div.grey { background-color:#f4f4f4;min-height:50px; } Update : A prominent Italian historian has claimed that the Roman Empire collapsed because a "contagion of homosexuality and effeminacy" made it easy pickings for barbarian hordes I’m not judging their eternal destiny, but I am seeing and judging the bad fruit in their lives. If one wanted to begin the destruction of a society, what better way than to start with the family unit? I think it's a specious claim because the historian falsely equates homosexuality with effeminacy. In his masterwork, The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, historian Edward Gibbon selected 476 CE, a date most often mentioned by historians. I can clearly see that effeminate soldiers would not be intimidating to any army! var obj = MHTGetRef(strID); The two do often seem to come hand in hand, but I suspect it's often a cultural affect. By the time the water reaches boiling, the poor unsuspecting frogs are dead. A rise in homosexuality MIGHT have happened during the fall of the Roman Empire, but actually I doubt it. Bisexuality was the norm rather than the exception in the ancient Greco-Roman world. “These were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they received the word with all readiness of mind, and searched the scriptures daily, whether those things were so” (Acts 17:11). { If you did not see this piece, I am placing it here: Rules Being Enforced In Our Military About Transgenders Is Total Lunacy. A prominent Italian historian has claimed that the Roman Empire collapsed because a “contagion of homosexuality and effeminacy” made it easy pickings for barbarian hordes, sparking a furious row. That Roman empire experienced a painful century of crisis (3rd century) and emerged renewed as a Christian empire, leadered by simple and hardened soldier-Emperors. Although the Roman Empire survived for a further 500 years, it was plague by civil war, unrest and political assassinations. Now It Has a Message for Him, Biden Revokes Trump Report Promoting "Patriotic Education", How Tuskegee Airmen Fought Military Segregation With Nonviolent Action, What the History of the Ku Klux Klan Can Teach Us about the Capitol Riot, Reconstruction Era Expert On Why Politicians Use Terms Unity And Healing, The COVID-19 Vaccination Drive May be Slow—But it’s Already Faster than Any in History, The Horrifying American Roots of Nazi Eugenics, Was Martin Luther King Jr. a Republican or a Democrat? Prof Mattei claimed that it was as the capital of Rome’s North African provinces that Cartagena became a hotbed of sexual perversion, gradually influencing Rome itself, which eventually fell to barbarian tribes in 410AD. function MHGetRef(str) { There was a period of exceptional cold in the mid 530sAD which was a major contribution to the decline of the Western Roman Empire. 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; Is America Repeating The Path Of Fall Roman Empire caused By Widespread Homosexuality (death, crime) User Name: Remember Me : Password Please register to participate in our discussions with 2 million other members - it's free and quick! But that is between each individual and our God. obj.className = strClass; The mainstream denominations who are gay affirming, Israel hating and pick and choose what they like and toss the rest – I do have to wonder if these people were ever truly born again. And no, homosexuals did not kill the Roman Empire. A prominent Italian historian has claimed that the Roman Empire collapsed because a “contagion of homosexuality and effeminacy” made it easy pickings for barbarian hordes, sparking a furious row. The Romans weathered a Germanic uprising in the late fourth century, but in 410 the Visigoth King Alaric successfully sacked the city of Rome. The fall of the Roman Empire was a result of "the effeminacy of a few in Carthage, a paradise for homosexuals, who infected the many. Many are ordaining gay pastors. else Our society is truly like the frogs in the pot of water – the temperature only raised one degree at a time as the frogs  jump and play – oblivious to what is happening. Yes – when people see leadership of a country condoning sinful behavior – many will follow suit. } [CDATA[ Republished with permission Absolute Truth from the Word of God. Fall of Roman Empire caused by 'contagion of homosexuality' In The News. A more muscular portrayal of Roman manhood was offered by the 2000 film Gladiator, starring Russell Crowe as a betrayed general who comes to Rome to seek revenge as a professional fighter. Italian Historian Claims Fall of Roman Empire Caused By ‘Contagion Of Homosexuality’ If one wanted to begin the destruction of a society, what better way than to start with the family unit? There IS absolutely truth. The abhorrent presence of a few gays infected a good part of the (Roman) people," Prof Mattei told Radio Maria, a Catholic radio station.   That date was when Odoacer, the Germanic king of the Torcilingi, deposed Romulus Augustulus, the last Roman emperor to rule the western part of the Roman Empire. return document.all[str]; via Fall of Roman Empire caused by ‘contagion of homosexuality’ – Telegraph. Diversity – don’t you just love that word? A prominent Italian historian has claimed that the Roman Empire collapsed because a "contagion of homosexuality and effeminacy" made it easy pickings for barbarian hordes, sparking a furious row. This topic contains 6 replies, has 7 voices, and was last updated by Anonymous 5 years, 3 months ago. Fall of Roman Empire caused by widespread homosexuality. // Marshall Harvey Wake Soil And Water, Peter Pan: The Quest For The Never Book, Intelligence In A Sentence, Pain Cave Sign, 91 Bus Route, Dewalt D55167 Parts, Single Story New Homes Portland, Oregon, Mt Zion Church Highland Oh, Sterilite 80 Qt Gasket Box, Exterior Shed Doors,