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Telling the truth about marriage equality and the Bible

Telling the truth about MARRIAGE EQUALITY IS OPPOSITION ROOTED IN SCRIPTURE OR BIGOTRY? GAY The Holy MARRIAGE Bible What marriages does the Bible approve of? THE HOLY BIBLE –««E Genesis 2:24 The wife must submit to her husband and interfaith unions are forbidden. A father arranges marriages. If a bride could not prove that she was a virgin, she was stoned to death. Genesis 29:20-24 Man + Wife +Concubine God did not forbid anyone to have more than one wife in the Old Testament. The nation of Israel comes from the offspring of Jacob's 2 wives and 2 concubines. Genesis 16 Male + Female + Wife's Female Slave "The Lord has kept me from having children. Go, sleep with my slave." Deuteronomy 21:15-17 Polygamy = Male + Multiple Wives If a man has two wives.... Lamech (2 wives), Esau (3), Jacob (2), Ashur (2), Gideon (many), Elkanah (2), David (many), Solomon (700), Rehaboam (3), Abijah (14), Jehoram, Joash, Ahab Deuteronomy 22:28-29 A male rapist must marry his victim. If a man happens to meet a virgin who is not pledged to be married and rapes her, he shall pay her father fifty shekels of silver. He must marry the young woman, for he has violated her. He can never divorce her as long as he lives. Deuteronomy 21:11-14 11 Male soldier and Female Prisoner of War If you notice among the captives a beautiful you may take her as your wife. Then you may go to her and be her husband and she shall be your wife. If you are not pleased with her, let her go wherever she wishes. Exodus 21:4 Male slave and Female slave If his master has given him a wife, and she has dren shal be her master s, and he shall go out by himself. THE HOLY BIBLE ««E DEFINITION: THE BIBLE DEFINES MARRIAGE AS ONE MAN AND MULTIPLE WOMEN. Moses had at least two wives, and probably three, in addition to a concubine. King David had at least seven wives and countless women in his concubine. Jacob had multiple wives. Abraham had at least three wives and we could go on and on. The Bible doesn't mextidn samervex ee! marriage ole. IGNORANCE + FEAR = BIGOTRY Mark 12:31 says that the most important commandment of all is to love God, and to love your neighbor as yourself. There is NO other commandment greater than this. my supports marriage eguality. church MARRIAGE Is religious opposition to gay marriage consistent with the Lord's teaching? Is it an expression of love or hate? you be the judge. y choare lore Orer hate. straight talk in a queer world.

Telling the truth about marriage equality and the Bible

shared by Jiveinthe415 on Jan 20
Opponents of marriage equality justify their animus by citing the Bible. This infographic examines what the Bible really says, and relates the definition of marriage through the eyes of the venerated book.


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