But, before we address this, the principle of If you drink too much alcohol, you will become intoxicated. If industry pollutes the environment, the result is contaminated air or water, or even the much-debated problem of global warming.
This could lead to a long list of bad effects: A next-day headache, being arrested, or even an auto accident resulting in injury or death to yourself or others. If countries go to war, the results—the effects—are economic upheaval, disease, famine and general misery for all involved.
There are many manuals available, written from the human perspective, on how to date, court and find a mate.
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If parents neglect the proper rearing of their children, or if children do not obey their parents, the effects could be poor performance in school, drug addiction, criminal conduct or worse. Just as speeding can result in a ticket, whether the driver knew the speed limit or not, so those who break the laws of God reap penalties, whether they know they are violating specific laws or not.?
WHY has mankind never been able to solve these and other great problems?
Should “the people” decide who and what constitutes a marriage?
If so, then is it also human beings who should define the traditional means of selecting a mate pursuant to this goal? Its customs, beliefs, values, philosophies, traditions and practices are not of God.