Are People Born Gay? There is a popular belief that people are born either gay or straight. Conservatives tend to believe that sexual orientation is actually sexual preference, which is chosen by the individual. This page represents a review of the scientific literature on the basis for homosexual orientation.
Harry is simply in denial. Hate Crime Law Misapplied to Ex-homosexual. The denial that homosexuality is a choice by homosexual activists and liberals is similar to the behavior of fat acceptance movement activists who insist that being overweight is never a choice and ostracize ex-overweight people see: Homosexual Men Seeking to Become Ex-homosexuals Often Do So to Heal Emotional Pain or For Spiritual Reasons A survey finds homosexual men seek to leave homosexual lifestyle to heal emotional pain and for spiritual reasons rather than outside pressure.
In addition, there is other data that supports the above survey findings. Homosexuality and biblical interpretation and Homosexuality and the Bible and Atheism and homosexuality In respect to homosexuality and the Biblesound Bible exegesis and Bible exposition demonstrates that the Bible condemns homosexuality.
Montoya states that "The Christian needs to befriend and witness to the homosexual with such lovecompassionand wisdom that such will respond to the saving grace of God.
It lay buried under a coating of ash several feet thick.
A cemetery one kilometer outside the city contained charred remains of roofs, posts, and bricks turned red from heat. Bryant Woodin describing these charnel houses, stated that a fire began on the roofs of these buildings.
Eventually the burning roof collapsed into the interior and spread inside the building. This was the case in every house they excavated. Such a massive fiery destruction would match the biblical account that the city was destroyed by fire that rained down from heaven.
Wood states, "The evidence would suggest that this site of Bab edh-Drha is the biblical city of Sodom. Wood provides some additional material in relation to the find being the biblical city of Sodom. According to the researchers, As a result, For more information please see: Homosexual Couples and Domestic Violence and Gay bashing Studies report that homosexual couples have significantly higher incidences of violent behavior.
For example, a recent study by the Canadian government states that "violence was twice as common among homosexual couples compared with heterosexual couples". Male-on-male same-sex domestic violence also has been reported in couples where one or both persons are HIV -positive. Intimate partner abuse and violence include humilation, threatening to disclose HIV status, withholding HIV therapy, and harming family members or pets.
Luv Sharma, and Dr. Dhattarwal reported in the Journal of Indian Academy of Forensic Medicine in respect to homosexuality and murders that homosexual murders are quite common and that these murders may involve both sexes either as victims or as assailants.
William Eckert wrote concerning homosexual homicides: When murder does occur it is exceptionally brutal with an overkill appearance Overkill, as it is seen in homosexual and lesbian murders, is certainly a form of sadistic crime. The abstract for the journal article states: Overkill or wounding far beyond that required to cause death is a frequently used descriptor of these deaths.
We quantified the number and extent of injuries between homosexual and heterosexual homicide victims to determine whether one group suffered more violence than the other William Eckert was a world-renowned authority in the field of pathology and he worked on major murder cases including the assassination of Senator Robert F.
Kennedy and the Charles Manson murders. Eckert was a pioneer who encouraged collaborative effort between law-enforcement and forensics teams. Eckert wrote concerning homosexual murders: In these instances multiple stabbing and other brutal injuries On balance, it seems fair to say that while homosexuals sometimes fall prey to "gay bashing" violence by bigoted "straights," they are far more likely to be murdered by another homosexual than in a random hate crime.
Recently, the former lesbian activist Charlene Cothran left homosexuality and converted her pro-homosexuality magazine to one that helps homosexuals find freedom and deliverance through faith in Jesus Christ. Originally the syndrome was called the "gay disease" because the overwhelming majority of patients were homosexual men.
In September ofReuters reported: In June ofthe journal Nursing Clinics of North America reported that homosexual men and men who have sex with men "are nine times more likely to become infected with HIV than their heterosexual counterparts".
With the recent increases in bacterial sexually transmitted diseases STDs among MSM in the United States and Europethere has been a concomitant increase in the number of cases of clinical proctitis.
Kent in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases. The article in Medscape stated the following: However, subsequent attention and study has been sparse, in part attributed to reduced frequency thought to reflect changing practices by gay men in response to the HIV epidemic.
This study clearly indicates that it is still an issue, since the cases were studied in Gay and straight couples can enter into domestic partnerships but same-sex weddings are no longer allowed after June 1 If there’s something of interest in the news that’s not covered in one of the topic threads, or you have a question to ask, a comment you’d like to make about anything under the sun, more or less, this is the thread for you.
However, please check first, to ensure that you haven’t missed a. Love and Marriage – A discussion Love and marriage have been intertwined throughout history, sometimes in the most basic ways and some other times in the most bizarre and outright ridiculous.
Nov 10, · Rule Regarding the Discussion of Same-Sex Marriage and Gay Rights in the Current News & Events Forum Due to the fact that many states within the U.S.
are voting on the legislation of same-sex marriages, as well as other civil rights of same-sex couples and homosexuals, it seems reasonable to allow the discussion of this topic in the Current News & Events forum. History. The public national discussion around same-sex marriage first began in when the Hawaii Supreme Court ruled that laws denying same-sex couples the right to marry violated state constitutional equal protection rights unless the state could show a "compelling reason" for such discrimination.
Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) persons in Trinidad and Tobago face legal challenges not experienced by non-LGBT residents. Households headed by same-sex couples are not eligible for the same rights and benefits as that of .