Within mainstream Muslim circles, the response was largely positive. Dream interpretation literature accepted homosexuality as natural, and karagozthe principal character of popular puppet theater, engaged in both active and passive gay sex. Princeton University Press,5. Omid Safi Oneworld Publications, Some say we should burn them, and so on. Many people in sexual relationships, be it in the form of a marital arrangement or otherwise, continue to struggle with pornography and related sexual indiscretions.
People acquire these evil habits due to a lack of proper guidance and education.
Abdullah bin Hamid Ali, and Dr. Of course this intolerance is not exclusive to either Turks or Muslims. Encyclopaedia of Islam 2nd ed.
It does not address the substantive concern namely, the intent of scripture.