Do 당신 think it's strange for a homosexual person to be religious?

I've actually met quite a few people who have been baffled 의해 the fact that I am gay and also a Catholic. They just don't know how the two can mix. I think it's kinda funny. XD
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BennieBear27 said:
Eh, not really. A bit ironic, perhaps. But maybe it could do some good, like trying to change many christians' stances on LGBTQ+ rights.

But It would be a bit strange if they were openly gay, religious and somehow also homophobic.
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Canada24 said:
What the hell does it matter
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ajotma said:
Nope! I'm bisexual and Catholic (though I don't go to church as often as I should). I've gotten some trouble for it, too, from both religious people and LGBT people.

Sure, the church hasn't had a good history with LGBT people in the past, but I'm hoping they can 옮기기 towards 더 많이 understanding. The way I see it is that this is just another part of God's plan for me, and I can help bridge that gap in some people's lives.
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Makeupdiva said:
Why should I think it's strange? They are still human beings and are just like everyone else except for the fact that they are 더 많이 attracted to the same sex. Besides there are 더 많이 religions than just 기독교 또는 Catholicism, I don't get why it should be strange. All religions should accept homosexuals anyways. Just saying.
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CokeTheUmbreon said:
Nope.
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BlindBandit92 said:
Not in the least bit.
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anaswill said:
No, I'm gay and Presbyterian. But you're right a lot of atheists seem to believe that 당신 can't be queer and religious. When in actuality many religions are quite tolerant/accepting of it, including 기독교 -- really it's only Baptists that I've seen being homophobic, and even then, I know of one Baptist church that broke away from that and has a gay minister.

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Chibi-Chipette said:
No...
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Servamp said:
It's simple really. I hear on the opposing arguments that 당신 shouldn't force others to conform together and that 당신 shouldn't be forced to do something that 당신 don't want to. However, this is a double standard, because anyone who doesn't allow homosexual marriage is forcing their beliefs onto others and not allowing them to act how they want to. Their personal belief is infringing on the rights of LGBT to live how they want.
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ChiliPepperLuv said:
No, I don't think it's strange at all. I don't think that sexuality and religion are related. Sexuality deals with the way your brain chemistry works and what you're attracted to. Religion is your concept 또는 perception of God 또는 the divine. I am a deist, and I'm heterosexual. I don't think my sexuality would change the fact that I am a deist.
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TheLefteris24 said:
Not at all. It doesn't really matter what kind of person 당신 are to follow a specific belief. Is it because of the Church's particular way of seeing Homosexual people? 당신 are Religious because 당신 want to believe in God and not because 당신 abide 의해 every view of other people on the same level as 당신 또는 me !!!!
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simpleplan said:
No it should not matter if 당신 believe in something then your believe in it.
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EgoMouse said:
No. I might of thought that at one time, when I was 읽기 up on atheism and stuff. But idk, once I got through that phase in my life, I got to be best 프렌즈 with a Christian. He doesn't care about homosexuality. I think it's a bit exaggerated and I feel that Christians gets way too targeted from LGBT groups. It got annoying real quick.
So, I got to learn about religion in a less bias way. Although, I do feel a bit annoyed with the LGBT community because I feel like they don't represent me very well. I feel this is related because well, this 질문 probably wouldn't be asked.
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8theGreat said:
I can see why people would think it's strange since Abraham religions, in general, have distinct rules against homosexuality and it's been a point of contention in the not-so-distant past.
I myself don't find it to be too strange, though.
I'm of the opinion that 당신 don't need to follow all of the rules of a particular dogma to have a strong religious faith.

I imagine there are not many people- homosexual 또는 not- that truly follow every rule that their sacred text of choice puts before them, but that doesn't make their faith much less valid than the few who do.

I mean, I think there are rules against divorce in the Bible as well, but if a devout Christian couple gets divorced there probably aren't many people who really think about that being weird.
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AquaMarine6663 said:
If the son of Satan can be an exorcist, then 당신 sure as hell can be gay and be religious.
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 If the son of Satan can be an exorcist, then 당신 sure as hell can be gay and be religious.
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ArcticWolf said:
No.
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Harpaw8 said:
I don't think it's strange at all
REAL christians aren't homophobic
They accept everyone hence "love thy neighbor"

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