And it’s worth pointing out that Jesus wouldn’t have meant to be unsexual. Certainly his contemporaries would not have received that meaning. Unlike in the modern imagination, eunuchs in the hellenized Mediterranean were highly sexual beings, prized as sex partners and often sex workers.

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