This refusal of the relation of otherness leads to greed and envy, to violence, and ultimately to death. The other sex always remains partly unknowable to me. Such caricatures are resilient, and no doubt some might wish to reject my arguments at the outset on the grounds that a rabbi should never leave his religious sphere or that there is nothing I could add to the observation that the Bible forbids homosexuality. Thus the child needs to know that he or she issues from the love and the union between a man, his or her father, and a woman, his or her mother, thanks to the sexual difference between those parents. The stakes must be clarified in the debate on homosexual marriage and parenting. Analysis of arguments advanced by those who favor a law establishing homosexual marriage.
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Here I will concentrate on the biblical view, not to the exclusion of other views. For millennia our society has been founded on a system of genealogy with two lines, that of the father and that of the mother. Students Offer New Hope More important than student activism is a deeper understanding of ethics. Happy single moms raise happy, well-adjusted kids, as do happy single dads. Will they love their child unconditional? I speak as a rabbi, and more particularly as the Chief Rabbi of France.
Whosoever: Gay Adoption: WWJD?
Teaching Right from Wrong: SB was introduced earlier this month by state Sen. Homosexual couples who are happy with the job they are doing as parents are far more likely to volunteer for such studies than those who are not, heavily skewing the outcome. Neither the principled or practical arguments against such adoptions have withstood the test of time. The LGBT community have been adopting long before marriage equality.
Many gay couples form relationships that are more stable than many heterosexual marriages giving adopted children a secure, emotionally stable home. Placing a child too young to have an opinion of their own in the care of a gay couple exposes them to prejudice 2. After all, she says, courts have traditionally stood up for minority rights, no matter how unpopular. Allen told LifeSiteNews that though many studies argue the case that same-sex couples make as good parents, they all suffer from serious methodological weaknesses, especially in biased sampling. It is not overblown rhetoric to say that America's children are at risk.