by Cambridge University Press .
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This is a very thoughtful book for Christians about the issues of redefining marriage to include same-sex couples. The authors make the point that through out the history of the church (until recent decades) there has been agreement on the definition of marriage and the sinfulness of any extra marital sex/5. How Same-Sex Marriage Threatens Religious Liberty By Severino, Roger Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy, Vol. 30, No. 3, Summer PR PEER-REVIEWED PERIODICAL Peer-reviewed publications on Questia are publications containing articles which were subject to evaluation for accuracy and substance by professional peers of the article's author(s). Three books by authors who are opposed to gay marriage on biblical grounds: " Same-Sex Marriage: A Thoughtful Approach to God's Design for Marriage (Thoughtful Response)," by Sean McDowell and John Stonestreet. Baker Books (). Read reviews or order this book safely from online. Same-sex marriage arguments generally are founded on basic disagreements about the way the world works, making it a contentious issue. With homosexuality increasingly accepted in the United States, same-sex marriage is a key issue in the 21st century. It is now gathering steam as a social movement.
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