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Old May 19 2017, 05:01 PM   #121
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I think that's more to do with religion. There's an old testament quotation, and Kabbalah teaching on the lines of 'the greatest sin is to waste your "seed" rather than producing children.' Ergo, a childless relationship, which any same-sex relationship is unless you bring in other parties, is sinful.

The same story about Onan, has often been used as a diatribe against masturbation. Masturbation was often called 'Onanism'. Though in the original, Onan was practicing coitus interuptus not masturbation.
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Besides, a lot of the Biblical references have to do with the way the local fertility gods were worshipped, which wasn't approved of by the priests. They are describing and forbidding local (Canaanite) religious practices, not homosexuality.
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