BRIN readers may also be interested in developments in public attitudes in the US towards same sex relations and equality issues. Orthodox Judaism maintains the traditional Jewish bans on both sexual acts and marriage amongst members of the same sex. They teach that same-sex marriage undermines the purpose of marriage. Illinois Family Institute has a working relationship with these organizations: Paul is using a standard list of vices here to make a wider rhetorical point. Retrieved 28 September
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Religious freedom is an important right. Once same sex-marriage is legal, it must be protected
They argue that just because a majority of religious organizations may believe that gay marriages should not be granted by the state does not make it the state's obligation to observe their opinions on this matter. His bill does not deal with many of the contested religious freedom issues. Community Community standards Republishing guidelines Friends of The Conversation Research and Expert Database Analytics Events Our feeds Donate Company Who we are Our charter Our team Our blog Partners and funders Resource for media Contact us Stay informed and subscribe to our free daily newsletter and get the latest analysis and commentary directly in your inbox. Available editions United Kingdom. But we must say it in love: At the United States Unitarian Universalist General Assemblydelegates voted overwhelmingly that they would perform same-sex marriage ceremonies, and the church has been performing weddings with and without state sanction ever since. An Overview of Some Issues".
That will require painstaking respectful dialogue given the lack of a statutory bill of rights. Anglican, Catholic, other Christian, and no religion. From the magazine issue dated Dec 15, But what does the Bible actually say about human sexuality and homosexuality in particular? After the meeting, Cardinal Pell reported that the religious leaders had told the prime minister: