Had he been more mature, I could have gone on to tell him what it means to be a man and what it means to be a women. Supreme Court in Washington. What our kids say and do—and what we say and do, for that matter—should be done out of love.
This is not the first time well-meaning Christians have made such a mistake. If marriage only exists for the purpose of having childrenthen how can infertile couples be allowed to marry? What is a "man" and what is a "woman"? Not only does one have to "hunt" for references to same-sex practices, but there are no gospel texts that treat the matter.
Second, the Bible does not clearly endorse one form of marriage over another. This approach ignores the fact that the nature of marriage has biblical arguments against same sex marriage in Flint in definition and makeup quite often over the centuries.
Leviticus identifies homosexual sex as an abomination, a detestable sin. Ostensibly a summary of James Dobson's Marriage Under Firethe arguments made a very loose case against same-sex marriage based almost entirely on slippery slopes and out-of-context quotations from the Bible.
Romans declares homosexual desires and actions to be shameful, unnatural, lustful, and indecent.
Add your voice! The media focus is a double-edged sword for the issue of same-sex marriage: it exhibits an enlightening progress in our culture concerning the LGBT community, and it also gives voice to the cacophonous opposition, not only directed towards same-sex unions but towards same-sex orientation itself.
And how? It is clear, however, that the Bible condemns homosexuality as an immoral and unnatural sin. In the end, this belief is simply incorrect. Calling all HuffPost superfans!
Facebook Share. Parent: How does God define marriage? Flint mayor: 'I look forward to the time when I can perform legal same sex marriages'. The Supreme Court recently heard arguments on two cases that could have a serious impact on the future of same sex marriage. The Michigan Catholic Conference and United States Conference of Catholic Bishops also filed briefs on behalf of themselves and other conservative Christian groups with the 6th Circuit court.