The American Family Association and other religious groups have promoted boycotts of corporations whose policies support the LGBT community. Conservative denominations              generally oppose same-sex sexual relations based on Old Testament and New Testament texts that describe human sexual relations as strictly heterosexual by God's design Genesis 2: We need our politicians to lead the nation in healing the hurts caused by the plebiscite campaign. The natural order represented in nature is for male and female to unite. While there are people of many diverse beliefs and convictions — including gay and lesbian people — who oppose same-sex marriage, here are 10 foundational truths that inform the traditional, orthodox Christian belief. Cliff Owen, AP.
Inan authority figure of Sikhism condemned same-sex marriage and the practice of homosexuality.
Other issues of religious freedom should be dealt with by the tweaking of existing legislation such as the Fair Work Act and the Sex Discrimination Act. Regardless of their position on homosexuality, many people of faith look to both sacred texts and tradition for guidance on this issue. Some Presbyterian and Anglican churches welcome members regardless of same-sex sexual practices, with some provinces allowing for the ordination and inclusion of gay and lesbian clerics, and affirmation of same-sex unions.
The determination of whether or not same-gender relations is appropriate for a layperson is not considered a religious matter by many Buddhists.