The Issue Of Same Sex Marriage Essay

1012 Words Sep 9th, 2015 null Page
In today’s society, people all over the world are beginning to speak up about what they believe in more than they would at least fifty years ago. One of the topics people are speaking about is the conflict of same-sex marriage. This past year, America passed the law of same-sex marriage to be legal in all fifty states. An issue people still may face, who are gay, would be the view of their relationship by the Catholic Church community. Although same-sex marriage is frowned upon in the Catholic Church, really this should not be looked at negatively, because same-sex marriage is legal in all fifty states.
In the American Constitution, it states in the fourteenth amendment that anyone and everyone in the country should be equal. With one of the country 's historical documents stating equality, religious life should take a look at what is really important. The importance is that love shouldn’t be looked at negatively by race, sexuality, or other reasons. If the United States Of America can believe in same-sex marriage, then why can’t the Catholic Church? Same-sex marriage is also legal in other countries besides the U.S. and therefore, is becoming a powerful movement. The Catholic Church does have reasons behind why marriage is suppose to be between a man and a women, but the twenty first century completely looks past that and looks at the bigger picture. This picture is love for love itself.
If God is said to be loving to everyone, then the church should accept the…

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