Guttmacher, M. Yet it appears that Dr. Burk—and some of the signatories of the Nashville Statement—would still consider her male because she has a Y chromosome. Download as PDF Printable version. Retrieved September 23,
Eunuchs Greek eunochossimilar to Hebrew saris are indicated as acceptable candidates for evangelism and baptism, as demonstrated in a story about the conversion of an Ethiopian eunuch. The Guardian. In the Old Testamentmen with damaged testicles or severed genitals are forbidden from being admitted to religious assemblies.
The United Methodist Church. Sally Gross was told by Christians that, not being fully male or female, she was also not fully human and that her baptism was therefore only as valid as the baptism of a dog, cat, or tin of tuna would have been. That is, Chromosome 1, with the smallest number, is actually the largest chromosome.
Archived from the original on 24 December Burk appears to suggest that anyone born with a vagina but with XY chromosomes should be considered male. Byzantine Rome and the Greek Popes. None appeared to be in favor of childhood genital surgeries. The Washington Post.