Playwright and screenwriter who wrote the book for West Side Story". It is one of the sixteen precepts accepted by all Zen Buddhist monks, nuns and seriously committed lay people. Denial would come without penalty, but the priest or diocese would have to direct same-sex couples they decline to another church or priest willing to perform the ceremony. Most Americans say homosexuality is 'against God's will ' ". Nathan Lopes Cardozo Naomi Mark
While self-identified theological liberal organizations such as the Religious Society of Friends Quakerssupport same-sex marriage, other more conservative and or orthodox organizations including some Mennonite churches, the Church of the Brethrenthe Old Catholic Church and the Church of Sweden  also support marriage rights for gay and lesbian persons.
Religious views on same-sex marriage
Jewish Lesbians and the Transformation of Tradition revised ed. Archived from the original on December 9, The sex may change but the soul retains its attachments, hence the love impels these souls towards one another. The World of HomosexualsDelhi: Christian denominations and groups that have been vocal and or active in their opposition to same-sex marriages include the:. Aitken says, "A long-standing injustice would be corrected, and the entire gay and lesbian community would feel more accepted. Helminiak the Bible may be interpreted literally or within historical-cultural context.
Bringing Buddha Dharma Home - Issues. Wrestling with Steve Greenberg". Archived from the original on September 23, Sexual orientations Asexual Bisexual Heterosexual Homosexual. National Jewish Democratic Council. Retrieved 26 July From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.