Argumentative Essay On Same Sex Marriage

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Same-sex marriage has been a religious hot potato for years. In case of the United State, same-sex marriage is legally recognized in some jurisdictions within the United States and by the federal government. As of January 2014, seventeen states (California, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Rhode Island, Vermont, and Washington), as well as the District of Columbia, have legalized same-sex marriage, although the Illinois law will not become effective until June 1, 14 (Reference: Wikipedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Same-sex_marriage). Above-mentioned, same-sex marriage is permitted in many states, even some churches or religious orders endorsed same-sex-marriage in the name of human or gender equality. The more serious implication is about Evangelism, because same- sex-marriage is standing against the Lord and is implicating next generation in confusion. The churches no longer work and the Christians no more proclaim Evangelism in the name of Jesus Christ. As a result, same-sex marriage can be performed in a secular civil ceremony or in a religious setting. Various faith communities around the world allowing same-sex couples to marry or conduct same-sex marriage ceremonies; for example: Buddhism in Australia, Church of Sweden, Conservative Judaism, Episcopalians, Humanistic Judaism, Native American religious with a two-spirit tradition, Druids, the  Metropolitan Community Church, Quakers, Reconstructionist Judaism, Reform Judaism, Unitarian Universalists, the United Church of Canada, the United Church of Christ, and Wiccans, as well as various other progressive and modern Christian, Muslim, Hindu, Buddhist, and Jewish group... ... middle of paper ... ...pose like He created us in His image. He created man and then woman, and let them get married, and then He gave to them their babies as pledges of their love. Thus, those who insist on same-sex marriage in the name of human or gender quality are standing against the Lord, and through such the rebellion, they have faithfully spoken for the Satan’s deception. They deceive even themselves or duped by the Satan, because they have never known who Jesus Christ is and what He did for our sin. In conclusion, same-sex marriage contradicts Evangelism; moreover, contradict the good purpose of the creation of the Lord, because same-marriage is not a marriage, but just an abomination. Thus, same-sex marriage comes to offend God (TFP Action, http://www.tfpstudentaction.org/politically-incorrect/homosexuality/10- reasons-why-homosexual-marriage-is-harmful-and-must-be-opposed.html).
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