Belfast Telegraph

Thursday 18 September 2014

Gay marriage debate misread

Canon Keith Hugo (Write Back, December 17) writes that "the intended victims in Sodom were angels, which makes it irrelevant to any discussion about same-sex human relations". However, the debate on gay marriage is based on a misreading of Leviticus (18: 22), which only prohibits actual sexual relations between males.



MARTIN D STERN

Salford, Greater Manchester

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