Reddit user and student of a catholic high school, averagesmurf, was asked to write an essay explaining why the church's stance on homosexuality is correct he told reddit that he wrote a 127-page paper titled “gay marriage is fabulous” instead he originally planned to write an essay on how jesus. The issue of homosexuality has arrived at the forefront of america's political consciousness the nation is embroiled in debate over the acceptance of openly gay soldiers in the us military it confronts a growing number of cases in the courts over the legal rights of gay people with respect to marriage, adoption, insurance,. 2013-05-25-marriagehearts200jpg both in the usa and internationally the marriage equality movement is gaining momentum accordingly, more and more people are starting to acknowledge the flawed nature of all arguments which oppose the legalization of same-sex marriage this article discusses. From the author of hunger: a memoir of (my) body, the new york times bestseller and best book of the year at npr, the boston globe, newsweek, and many more a collection of essays spanning politics, criticism, and feminism from one of the most-watched young cultural observers of her generation, roxane gay. Civilized societies do not discriminate on grounds of race, creed, gender or sexuality, yet the denial of equal rights to gay couples is clear discrimination gay and heterosexual couples deserve the same legal rights to adopt anything less is pure inequality based on homophobia in some countries gay individuals can adopt.
Catholic student writes 127 page essay on why 'gay marriage is fabulous' the paper breaks down views of homosexuality from a range of angles including the law, the church's stance, and the story of creation love is not wrong, love is not a mistake, love is not an abomination, love is just love'. The term 'homosexuality' was coined in the late 19th century by a german psychologist, karoly maria benkert although the term is new, discussions about sexuality in general, and same-sex attraction in particular, have occasioned philosophical discussion ranging from plato's symposium to contemporary. And when i published my essay on choosing to be gay, an irate american lesbian activist wrote me that it had “just been confirmed” to her that my writing was “ directly responsible for but why cede such enormous ground to those who believe something has 'gone wrong' inside gay bodies and brains.
An 11th grader at a catholic high school in missouri who was assigned a paper explaining why the church is correct in condemning gay marriage instead turned in a 127-page report defending it the student shared the “love is not wrong, love is not a mistake, love is not an abomination, love is just love. Ted grimsrud [versions of this essay were published in c norman kraus, to continue the dialogue (cascadia publishing house), and in ted grimsrud and mark many of these actions were not understood to be wrong in and of themselves, but because they were connected with gentile, and not jewish, identity hence.
The relationship between religion and homosexuality has varied greatly across time and place, within and between different religions and denominations, and regarding different forms of homosexuality and bisexuality present day doctrines of the world's major religions vary vastly generally and by denomination on. These codes were developed from essays written by undergraduate students at the university of california homosexuality or cannot understand it provided that respondent is trying to deal with homosexuality in as right/wrong, good/ bad) respondent says they do not have the right to judge another person's lifestyle or.
Government should protect gay people from discrimination because homosexuality is an unalterable aspect of their identity these two answers have something in common: with both of them, the science conveniently supports the moral decision “being gay is bad how wonderful it is that nobody has to be. Essay on homosexuality by dj webb published on the libertarian alliance blog 7th may 2012 homosexuality is in many ways an awkward subject to write about homosexuals must continue to remember that while there may be nothing bad in being a homosexual, there is certainly nothing good. 13 my mother's favourite saying is, qui se ressemble s'assemble whenever she didn't approve of whom i was spending time with, she'd say this ominously it means, essentially, you are whom you surround yourself with • this is an edited extract from bad feminist: essays, by roxane gay, published by.
It turns a moral wrong into a civil right homosexual activists argue that same- sex “marriage” is a civil rights issue similar to the struggle for racial equality in the 1960s this is false first of all, sexual behavior and race are essentially different realities a man and a woman wanting to marry may be different. Matthew vines has made a name for himself he took two years off from college to study the question of homosexuality and the church at the end, he came out bearing what he takes to be good news: same-sex sexual activity is not contrary to the teaching of the church, or so he tells us his arguments are. One of the most discussed issues around today is gay marriages many people blame the media for the idea of same sex marriages but when you break it down it all comes down to two different opinions those who think its right and those who think its wrong through out this essay i will be discussing key points about gay.