For centuries, the two types of marriages in the United States have been intertwined. With the ruling of the Supreme Court in the United States, in regards to the definition of marriage, more and more Christians want to depart from the traditional way of marriage and engage more in a biblical marriage. In addition, there may be Christian couples who are experiencing a troubled marriage and perhaps this manual can serve as guide to direct you towards a biblical marriage til death. I acknowledge, and humbly so, this manual may not be for everyone as there are plenty of Christ filled marriages engaged in the traditional way of
Most of the organizations have come up with different arguments; some of the organizations hold opinion that denying such unions is discriminating against peoples’ choice for sexual orientation. In another perspective, those who support same sex marriage assert that financial, psychological and physical well-being is enhanced by marriage regardless of the orientation. Most gay groups are of the opinion that discriminating people from same sex marriage is similar to violation of human rights as stipulated in the law. Those that are of a different opinion site arguments that the word marriage should not be applied in the confines of same sex since the act is not socially accepted (Morse, 2004). Othere concerns are raised towards parenting, religion and tradition.
Love conquers everything. Or at least, that’s what Romeo and Juliet thought. But marriage and love can be complicated, and some argue that marrying someone who shares your religious beliefs can make things much easier. Is having the same religious and spiritual beliefs part of criteria many people use when seeking a marriage partner? It is strongly felt that the person they are going to marry should have the same traditions and customs, and intensity of belief as they themselves do.
Is the purpose of marriage strictly to bring up children? No, there are many married couples who do not have chil... ... middle of paper ... ... the marriage should be. In addition to this, he does mention other types of marriages such as polygamy and family marriage. If these styles of marriages were accepted in the culture in the US, he would accept them. He argues we should not change this culture because of the tradition of marriage.
All the groups have strong points of views, but they all have different perspectives in the issue over homosexuals and same-sex marriages. In this section one will be reading on the liberal opinion in the issue on same-sex relationships. The liberals are more susceptible to the reality of the same-sex partners than traditionalist because they believe the church should in courage same sex-couples to be in committed relationships. “Church should encourage same-sex couples to consider the discipline of a lifelong committed relationship as a fulfillment of gods calling”(Ward pg.3). Liberals are more vulnerable to the fact that the church’s may have a mission for the same-sex couples.
The allowance of same sex marriage means a broader acceptance by the surrounding people in the community. Of course, this could be a good thing for same sex couples. In the real world, not everyone agrees with this quote. Through the texts of “The Case against Homosexual Marriage” and “Same Sex Marriage: Just Say No to Prohibition” they contain a similar theme of same sex marriage, a difference of view towards the issue and they correspondingly contain difference in clarification of their opinion. Through both texts of Mohler and Block there’s a similar theme of same sex marriage which both authors discuss about.
These questions will be answered by my own research, opinion, and biblical morals. What should marriage be? There are so many different opinions on what a marriage should be. Some people think that if two people live together they are married. Others believe that the only way for two people to be married is if they are are formally married by a pastor, priest, minister, or justice of the peace.
People are trying to add between a man and a man or between a woman and a woman. The importance of my topic is to keep the original definition of marriage which is, a union between a woman and a man where they become husband and wife. In this paper I will claim that the new modern day definition of marriage is wrong and the original is right. One example of why the original definition of marriage should not be changed comes from the bible. The bible says marriage is between a man and a woman, not the same sex.
"Everybody comes from a different perspective than their partner. If you aren't brother and sister, it's a mixed marriage" said Nora Rubel (Rubel, How to Make Interfaith Relationships Work). A partner may make many changes and alterations to their life in order to like harmoniously in an inter-faith relationship. Communication is the solution to any relationship. Therefore, a couple either worships separately or together.
In retrospect, it is hard to comprehend that those who did not marry were considered sinners. Today, we see so many variations of love and marriage. Both western and eastern societies have opened their hearts and minds to same-sex marriages, live-in relationships, inter-caste marriages and open marriages.