On 29 Junethe Unitarian Universalists became the first major church "to approve religious blessings on homosexual unions. Humanists have always been champions of LGBT rights". Passages from the Mosaic Covenant and its broader Old Testament context have been interpreted to mean that anyone who is engaging in homosexual practices should be punished with death Leviticus The precept against Sexual Misconduct is sex outside your marriage. In Thailandthere are some prejudice accounts propose that "homosexuality arises as a karmic consequence of violating Buddhist proscriptions against heterosexual misconduct.
Generally speaking as well as by denomination, the present-day doctrines of the world's major religions vary vastly in their attitudes toward these sexual orientations.
Thank you for your generosity! Until he starts dismissing from the clerical state all homosexuals whose ordinations, while valid, were illicit and in violation of Church teaching, I will remain a skeptic of the Bishop of Rome. Category Portal. As Nancy said, "The sisters were on our side!
It is thought that some concepts of law, uncleanliness, dualismand salvation were shared between the religions, and subsequent interactions between the religions are documented by events such as the release of the Jews from the Babylonian captivity by Zoroastrian Cyrus the Great in BC, and the Biblical account of the Magi visiting the infant Jesus.