Naked women in oregon - Dating non blood related family

For more general information and studies on the effects of blood related unions, visit the March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation web site.You say you have a "don't care" attitude, but you are smart to ask about the risks — legal, moral, and medical.

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The reason we should not do it is that it is unsafe genetically.

Further, most nations today have strict laws against marriage between close relatives.

Once the human race expanded and, due to sin, the human genetic code became corrupted too much, God commanded against the marriage of close relatives.

So there is nothing essentially evil about marrying a close relative.

Dear Alice, What are the pros and cons (legally and morally) of dating your 1st cousin?

To make a long story short, my cousin and I became close friends, then fell in love with each other.In that passage, we are commanded not to marry a parent, a step-parent, a grandchild (and, understood, a grandparent), a sibling, a brother or sister of a parent (i.e., an aunt or uncle), or a half-sibling.Marriage between cousins is nowhere forbidden in the Bible.Therefore, it was safe for close relatives to marry and have children.There was little risk of genetic abnormalities in their children.Regarding your question of the moral consequences of dating your first cousin, it's up to the two of you to know what your values are, what you're thinking about for the future, and what's best for you as individuals, a couple, and a family.

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