The American Family Association published a list of 10 arguments against same-sex marriage in Ostensibly a summary of James Dobson's Marriage Under Fire , the arguments made a very loose case against same-sex marriage based almost entirely on slippery slopes and out-of-context quotations from the Bible. If you've never seen this list before, your first reaction may be anger. But take a deep breath. The AFA did the world a favor by putting these frequently whispered but seldom spoken arguments out in plain view so they could be dismantled.
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4 Actual Reasons to be Against Gay Marriage — Amanda Jetté Knox
In our ongoing cultural conversation about homosexuality and same-sex marriage, we will continue to have friends and family members who will be asking us questions like these. Unfortunately, many Christians today lack the ability to clearly articulate their views on marriage. We often find it difficult to respond to questions or arguments made by those who disagree with us. If we want to defend the centuries-old understanding of marriage, we should start by looking carefully at what God has to say about it. That means that no matter what legislators or justices say, the definition of marriage is not ours to tamper with.
Top 10 Reasons Why Gay Marriage Should Be Legal
The ones who have an abnormally high level of excellent comedians among their ranks. But you would be wrong. Oh, not the usual stuff people complain about, like the crumbling sanctity of traditional something-or-others, or that thing God apparently said that one time.
Both in the U. 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 10 of the most common positions presented by opponents of marriage equality and outlines why each deserves a failing grade.