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Five Reasons to Oppose Gay Marriage

ThePanzer Wrote: May 20, 2012 8:30 PM
My old testament is correct. Levirate Marriage was given by god in Deuteronomy 25:5-6. Also, Deuteronomy 22:28-29 is where a woman who is raped must marry her rapist. Exodus 21:4 shows where a slave owner can arrange marriages between slaves. God remained silent regarding Jacob and his 2 wives, Abraham having children with his wife and her slave, or with Moses telling soldiers that they can marry virgin prisoners of war. Perhaps one should read the OT more thoroughly before claiming others are ignorant.

1) Gay marriage is incompatible with Christianity (and for that matter, Islam & Judaism). If someone asks you why you oppose gay marriage, the only thing you really have to say to explain it is, "I'm a Christian."

God doesn't condemn anyone for who he is; so if you're attracted to the same sex, that absolutely, unconditionally doesn't make you bad, evil or "un-Christian." On the other hand, let me note that I do consider hating, tormenting, or bullying people because of their sexual orientation to be distinctively "un-Christian" behavior. As Billy Graham has said, “God will...