Lindsay has not disclosed the race of her winner, as it could spoil the reality show's ending, but when her fiance is revealed it is guaranteed to be historic.
ABC will either have its first interracial couple or its first black winner.
None of the mainstream Christian denominations discourage or prohibit interracial marriage.
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She offered this tease about him: He is "confident, direct, self-aware, [has] a sense of humor, great smile, knows what he wants as far as the same things that I want — a marriage and a family.
Also, he likes sports," she previously shared with .
In March before filming began, Lindsay admitted to feeling pressure from the African-American community to gift her final rose to a black suitor.
But her thoughts had slightly shifted after she finished filming.
When the season premiered, 11 black men stood a chance with Lindsay among a group of 31.The reason was because those people worshipped idols, not because of race; the Hebrews, Amorites, Canaanites, etc. The apostle Paul encouraged Christians not to marry unbelievers (2 Corinthians ), but here again, the reason was religious, not racial.Jesus and His apostles taught that we must respect and show compassion for all people of God's creation without regard to artificial distinctions like race and nationality.There is neither Jew nor Greek, slave nor free, male nor female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus.(NIV, Galatians -28) laws which banned interracial marriages. A number of attempts were made to use the Bible to justify those bans on interracial marriage.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar commented in January on another point of frustration: the few diverse contestants who do make the cut each year only make it on the show "as a courtesy for a few weeks before being ejected." The reality star, who has been open about pursuing interracial relationships, told in May that "race didn’t play in as a factor" when it came to choosing her fiance, as the star has announced that she is, in fact, engaged.