Leaned party Detailed party Party and ideology. Some Sikhs believe that Guru Granth Sahib Ji is the complete guide to life, and if a marriage between two of the same sexes is not mentioned, it is therefore not right. Archive for the Psychology of Religion, 37, Catholic opponents also argue that inclusion of same-sex unions within the definition of marriage would also evidence rejection of the idea that, in general, it is best that children be raised by their biological mother and father, and that it is the community's interest in ensuring the well-being of children is the sole basis for the government's licensee and involvement in marriage. There are Hindu deities who are intersex both male and female ; who manifest in all three genders; who switch from male to female or from female to male; male deities with female moods and female deities with male moods; deities born from two males or from two females; deities born from a single male or single female; deities who avoid the opposite sex; deities with principal companions of the same sex, and so on.
Both denominations allow clergy to opt out of performing same-sex marriages, while the ELCA allows ministers and their congregations to determine their own policies.
Close friendship between people of same genders has also been seen as permissible in Hindu texts as long as they procreate and in some communities. Christianity and politics. Similarity, distinction, and adaptation".
For these reasons, it is unlikely that Buddhists will easily approve a law to allow gay marriage.