Letter: In Brief

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Sir: Homosexuality is not widespread in Islam, as alleged by Richard Kirker (letter, 5 August). Islam was perfected as a religion as stated in the Quran (ref 5.3) in the seventh century. Homosexuality was made illegal at that point. You cannot be a Muslim and gay. The majority of Christians do not accept homosexuality as legal. African Christians often criticise Western Christians on this matter. Leviticus 18:22 clearly states: "Do not lie with a man as one lies with a woman; that is detestable."


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