Researchers surveyed students at the University of Nebraska — young people, not those who grew up in a more overtly racist time — and recorded their brain activity while they looked at pictures of hundreds of couples.
In a survey of attitudes about relationships, the students reported little disapproval of interracial couples.
One of the funniest things I have heard regarding my interracial marriage was from my sister (who is black and is married to a black man). Word Press"I'm sure you two voted for Obama (of course we did).
They pull out the Orange Is The New Black "chocolate and vanilla swirl" reference.
Be realistic about the relationship and think about both challenges and benefits of the relationship.
Do not be naïve there are still people who feel what you are doing is wrong.
The book of Ruth tells a delightful story of a foreigner who became part of the lineage of Christ.
Moses' wife was of another race and in Numbers 12:1-15 Aaron and Miriam were punished for criticizing this interracial marriage.
Buzzfeed"My hubby and I have been married for fourteen years - he's black and I'm white.
My husband was about to leave for the store and he gave me a kiss and said he loved me, and after he left, my sister said, 'Dang ... ' My response to her was, 'Jerks come in all colors - I just have a great husband!
Researchers conducted three experiments from 2013 to 2015, studying the views of college students at the University of Nebraska on heterosexual couples in which one person was black and the other white.
An important Bible verse about understanding interracial marriage is 2 Corinthians : "Do not be unequally yoked with unbelievers." That last word, "unbelievers" is of key importance.