See Topical Study: Is The Urantia Book “gay friendly?”
Matthew Block suggests that the following authors were influential in writing of this Paper and has prepared a parallel chart:
William Graham Sumner, Albert Galloway Keller, and Maurice Rea Davie, The Science of Society, Volume IV (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1927)
M. F. Ashley Montagu, Man’s Most Dangerous Myth: The Fallacy of Race (New York: Columbia University Press, 1942) Wikipedia page.
For Biblical cross-references for all Sections: click here.
Section 1: The Mating Instinct
p10: insincerity is used six times: (9:5.7), (48:5.8), (82:1.10), (139:1.10), (173:2.8), (186:2.8).
insincere is used one time and about Lucifer: 53:2.5.
Section 2: The Restrictive Taboos
Section 3: Early Marriage Mores
Section 4: Marriage Under the Property Mores
Section 5: Endogamy and Exogamy
Section 6: Racial Mixtures
p4: Urantia etymology by Chris Halvorson: “specific: Urantia = (y)our heavenly place (i.e., in the cosmos)” “-tia = noun-forming suffix < -t- of L. past participle stem + -ia (cf., -tion and -ion)” “U.B.: “-tia” is indicative of impersonal, while “-ia” is more personal”
p11: With the help of a few other Urantia Book readers, your editor put together some quotes on the “signs of the times” and their possible relationship to the two eclipses we have crisscrossing the US over the next seven years on Aug. 21st, 2017 (Jesus birthday) and April 8, 2024 (the day between crucifixion and resurrection).
The research above have also been considered in connection to a document that has become known as the “Unity Treatise.”
p4: antisocial appears seven paragraphs: (51:4.8), (52:7.5), (56:10.14), (68:1.6), (81:5.4), (82:6.4), (91:1.2).
feeble-minded(ness) is found in six paragraphs: (55:5.2), (72:4.2), (77:7.7), (82:6.4), (85:6.2), (146:7.1).