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Sodomites

insisted on having sexual intercourse with angels disguised as men. [O.T.: Gen. 19]
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Neanmoins, la repression penale demeure extremement rare et les poursuites surviennent generalement lorsque d'autres crimes violents s'ajoutent au delit sexuel, auquel cas le chatiment exemplaire du fautif contribue a la demonisation du sodomite.
That such a curious approach to the sexual act has something to do with the condemnation of the antediluvians and the Sodomites has by now become generally accepted in criticism.
When Spaniards declared that "they are all sodomites," "sodomites more than any other race," who "take great pride in it," the message was clear.
On aurait aime y trouver, outre les tenants politiques et civilisationnels, des elements de reponse a des questions evoquees en conclusion: pourquoi cette chasse aux sodomites s'estelle arretee et comment l'inserer dans l'evolution plus large de l'histoire de la criminalite?
The third chapter addresses the vastly heterogeneous and transgressive social, economic, and generational composition of the sodomite constituency, which "set the basis for a system of sexuality in which any man [.
Focusing on Florence, Michael Rocke and Philip Gavitt trace the interplay between, on one side, the civic magistracy of the Officers of the Night and charitable and government institutions for single women, and on the other, sodomites and prostitutes.
Most reviews waxed and waned between giddy glee for these sodomites of the sagebrush and sappy salivation about The Tumescence in the Tent.
The chapter on James's The Tragic Muse juxtaposes the Labouchere Amendment, the Souls, the paintings of Sargent and Whistler, and James's novel in a heady mix of politics, aesthetics, and desire; while the closing chapter on Wilde links Ireland, Rosebery, sodomites, and the associations of the word 'partner'.
One religious leader gleefully declared New Orleans abortion-free, Mardi Gras-free, free of Southern decadence, the sodomites, witchcraft workers and false religion.
Butterflies Will Burn: Prosecuting Sodomites in Early Modern Spain and Mexico.
Fond of Paisleyites; hates: armalites, Trimble-ites, Trotskyites, sodomites, stalactites and stalagmites.
Bray pointed out how, in the sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries, "sodomy," in Hammond's rendering, "was more of an ideological category than an erotic preference: sodomites were bracketed with Jesuits, Spanish spies, and werewolves as agents of social and moral subversion," a "way of thinking" that "provided no resources for self-definition" (9).