KillTheIrishman, on 30 April 2012 - 23:27, said:
TY for the welcome! I do have a thick skin. Just seems that others are quick to judge or try to force their opinion on others.
… and that's exactly the point. Religious people are too quick to judge homosexuals and try to force their opinion on them ...
The point is that Christians point to Leviticus as to why homosexuality is wrong, but then ignore the rest of Leviticus. If you yourself are in violation of Leviticus, how can you judge others breaking the rules? If you don't know what I'm talking about, you've probably never read the whole thing yourself.
So practice what you preach. Don't try to force your opinion on others.
Deuteronomy 22:9: Do not plant two kinds of seed in your vineyard; if you do, not only the crops you plant but also the fruit of the vineyard will be defiled.
Deuteronomy 22:11: Do not wear clothes of wool and linen woven together.
Leviticus 11:3: You may eat any animal that has a split hoof completely divided and that chews the cud.
[Edit: No cows, no pigs, no rabbits, no camels... can't remember what else you can't eat]
Leviticus 11:10: But all creatures in the seas or streams that do not have fins and scales--whether among all the swarming things or among all the other living creatures in the water--you are to detest.
[Nobody here in Louisiana follows this one... Louisianans love their crawfish]
Leviticus 18:22: Thou shalt not lie with mankind, as with womankind: it is
My question to you is... which of these rules do you follow, and which of these do you think are bullsh*t?