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homosexual

adjective gay, gay person, homophile, lesbian
Associated concepts: gay marriage, gay rights
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It is in this context that the teaching of the Church on the morality of homosexual orientation and homosexual activity is presented and within the context of moral teaching on sexuality and marriage generally" (PG, p.
But a statement in the document rejecting "every sign of unjust discrimination" against homosexuals drew criticism from an Italian Christian gay association and a reform movement called We Are Church.
Only two marked Agree that homosexuality is a mental disorder and seven marked Somewhat Agree that homosexuals need psychological treatment.
In 1967, Nichols appeared on camera in The Homosexuals, a CBS documentary narrated by Mike Wallace.
It is not certain that the words translated "male prostitutes" and "sodomites" here refer to homosexuals.
Church documents acknowledge that homosexual orientation is not a choice, but say that homosexuals are called to lead the same chaste lives as non-married heterosexuals.
If a state allows homosexuals to marry, these couples must be allowed to adopt on the same terms as any other married couple.
conclusion Issues addressing the rights of homosexuals appear daily in the news.
However at all events it appears that the legalisation of homosexual acts has given rise to an extreme swing of the pendulum in favour of homosexuals.
But, says Terry, those homosexuals who sought the help of science and medicine got "the short end of the stick" (p18).
Criticism of homosexuals is a strategy Falwell, Dobson's FOF, the Family Research Council, Concerned Women for America and other Religious Right organizations return to time and time again.