As Jesus says in Matthew But Moore wasn't alone in his opposition to same-sex marriage. Empirically speaking, religious opposition to same-sex marriage could stem from various sources. Both studies supported our prediction that religious opposition to same-sex marriage would be mediated by political conservatism and sexual prejudice in serial fashion, and that resistance to change would be a more important factor than opposition to equality. And then there is also still a taboo still about the discussion of sex, even within heterosexual relationships.
Assessing the structure of prejudicial attitudes:
The Lord God fashioned into a woman the rib which He had taken from the man, and brought her to the man. Despite these limitations, our analyses do suggest that religiosity is associated with opposition to same-sex marriage through conservative ideology and sexual prejudice. Inthe U. Time to throw in the towel.
Political conservatism involves two distinct but correlated components, namely, resistance to change and opposition to equality Jost, ; Jost et al.