Gay Sex Marriage : Issues Faced By Subject Of Gay Marriage

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Issues Faced by Subjects of Gay Marriage

Leviticus 20:13 states “If a man lies with a male as with a woman, both of them have committed an abomination; they shall surely be put to death; their blood is upon them”. There are many issues that married gay couples face. The big issues faced for these couples are the religious, social, and legal aspects towards gay marriage. According to the article written by Yale University student, Brian Harrison, the United States is the most religious nation in the world. While doing research, he found that nine out of ten Americans say that they believe in God and eight in ten pray regularly. Because the United States is one of the most religious nations, it makes sense that religion is brought into many arguments on a viewpoint such as the topic of gay marriage. This becomes a problem, because some religious people believe being gay is a sin and say that gay people are not following God’s commandments. The religious aspect of gay marriage often points out the scripture of Genesis 2:24 where the Bible says, “That is why a man leaves his father and mother and is united to his wife, and they become on flesh”. This is interpreted as marriage being between a man and a woman.
Religion is brought in on both sides of issues on gay marriage. Supporters of gay marriage use the first amendment of the constitution where it says, “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof” (Legal

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