The Ban on Same Sex Marriage

1037 Words Feb 1st, 2018 4 Pages
Well I have, and it is the ban on same sex marriage. Homosexuals should be able to get married. I believe this because the main opposition of this are hypocrites, there are actions that are worse than same sex marriage that are legal, and there is nothing wrong with it.
The main opposition of this are hypocrites. The religious leaders and figureheads that try to use the Bible as support for their campaign against same sex marriage are hypocrites. The book of Leviticus states that no man shall lie with another man. The same book also states that eating any sea creature without fins or scales is unholy, so why isn’t there a campaign for banning the consumption of shrimp, seaweed, clams, etc.? The book of Mark states to treat others as you would yourself. So why are we as a nation segregating the homosexual community, even though we would hate to be ridiculed in any way, shape, and form? Same sex marriage imposes itself on society. Even if this is true, religion does this more. Jehovah Witnesses go door to door trying to convert people, as do many Christian and Catholic organizations.
There are worse things than same sex marriage that are legal. It is legal to smoke cigarettes and drink alcohol. Cigarettes destroy the cells, preventing them from getting oxygen, leading to shortness of breath. Alcohol destroys brain cells, and slows motor function. The drugs above both are addictive and…
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