Homosexual Rights

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Yabeth Hernandez
Period 3
Ms. Jasmine
Persuasive Essay
Since there are many feelings in between, the debate of gay rights becomes more complex each year. Many people feel that homosexuality is wrong and want to prohibit it. While others beleave that everyone has the right to choose who they want to be and how they want to live. The main topics of debate are whether or not homosexuals should marry, be accepted in society, and adopt children. Me, personally,am against homosexuality. i believe it is wrong because I was raised by parents who have always believed that marriage should be between a man and a woman, and men should only be atracted by woman, and viseversal. The side i agree with is the one against same-sex marriage, same-sex couples adopting, and homosexuals accepted in society.

Fifty percent of the marriages end up on a divorce. This means that nonserious marriages are already happening in between men and woman. If same-sex marriages were accepted in more states, the number of nonserous marriages would increase. Friends of the same sex will pretend being homosexuals to marry and save money on taxes. Marriage has been a sacred institution that unites a man and a woman for the past two milleniums.Same-sex marriage had not been allowed for one reason, pro-creation. If a man could pro-create with another man, homosexuality would be acceoted by society and would not be a sin. As noted in the "New Translation of the Holy Scriptures, 1 Corinthians 6:9, "What! Do you not know that the unrightious persons will not inherit God's kingdom? Neither fornicatiors, nor idolatiors, nor adulterers, nor men kept for unatural purposes, nor men who will lie with them". This text explains that a men who lies with another men is as sinfull as an adulterer, or a fornicator. There are other texts, such as Leviticus 18:22-24 and 20:13, that talk more about relationships of men with men, or woman with woman. These are the reasons why I disagree with gay rights...
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