The Bible on Homosexuality
Homosexuality is a religious, not a
The Bible on homosexuality.
The rape of the American male.
Leviticus 20:13 (NIV)
"`If a man lies with a man as one lies with a woman, both of them have done what
is detestable. They must be put to death; their blood will be on their own heads.
(NIV) "In the same way the men also abandoned natural
relations with women and were inflamed with lust for one another. Men committed indecent
acts with other men, and received in themselves the due penalty for their perversion....
Although they know God's righteous decree that those who do such things deserve death,
they not only continue to do these very things but also approve of those who practice
(New King James Version) "Likewise also the men, leaving the
natural use of the woman, burned in their lust for one another, men with men committing
what is shameful, and receiving in themselves the penalty of their error which was due...
knowing the righteous judgment of God, that those who practice such things are deserving
of death, not only do the same but also approve of those who practice them."
Exodus 22:19 (English-NIV)
"Anyone who has sexual relations with an animal must be put to death.
Exodus 22:18 (English-NIV)
"Do not allow a sorceress to live.
Bagley and Tremblay (1997) reported that 5 out of 8 suicide attempters
were homosexual/bisexual males
|Students who describe themselves as gay, lesbian, or bisexual and/or who have had
same-sex sexual contact are more likely than their peers to report being involved in
violence-related incidences and being threatened, including: |
|being in a physical fight in the past year (62.3% vs. 37.3%), |
|not going to school in the past month because of feeling unsafe at school or on the way
to or from school (20.1% vs. 4.5%), |
|being threatened/injured with a weapon at school in the past year (66.7% vs. 28.8%),
|carrying a weapon in the past month (43.5% vs. 19.0%), and |
|attempting suicide in the past year (36.5% vs. 8.9%). |
|Students who describe themselves as gay, lesbian, or bisexual and/or who have had same
sex sexual contact are more likely than their peers to engage in alcohol and illegal drug
use including: |
|heavy alcohol use (5+ drinks in a row) in the past 30 days (47.6% vs. 33.2%),
|recent marijuana use (58.0% vs. 31.3%), and |
lifetime cocaine use (31.0% vs. 6.8%).
2.6% of high school females and 2.5% of males have had sexual contact
with a member of the same sex.
Median age of death for the homosexuals was less than 45, with only 2
percent surviving past 65, while the median age for the regular population was over 70
with more than 60 percent living past 65.
Men who have sex with men (MSM) represented the largest
proportion (60%) of men diagnosed with AIDS in 1997.
Since gays represent only 1% of the population, they are 150 times as
likely as normal people to get AIDS.