Articles Tagged with gay marriage

Christian Redditor: Same-Sex Marriage Forced My Pastor To Cancel My Wedding

Did same-sex marriage prevent one straight Christian couple from wedding?

One Reddit user claims that conservative fears of same-sex marriage damaging Christian marriages have been realized. He says that his pastor canceled his wedding after North Carolina’s ban on same-sex marriage was declared unconstitutional earlier this week. Redditor ‘Bunnytrail’ doesn’t name his church, referring only to ‘Pastor Fred’ and a small town in North Carolina…. Read more »

5 State Governors Tweet Reactions To Supreme Court On Same-Sex Marriage

After Supreme Court leaves same sex marriage rulings in place, Governors respond.

As the news that the Supreme Court would not hear arguments on same-sex marriage, thus opening the doors to marriage equality in five more states and starting the path for more spread, politicians on many levels responded publicly. Five in particular headed to Twitter to make their positions on the same-sex marriage decision clear, public,… Read more »

Gay Marriage Support Is Declining: Is LGBT Overreach To Blame?

Gay Marriage Support On Decline

Gay marriage support has largely been on the increase in recent years, but a new Pew Research Center survey conducted this month indicates that the numbers are now on the decline. Pew, which is not affiliated with religion in any way as one commenter mistakenly suggested in our own Tara Dodrill’s original report, interviewed 2,002… Read more »

Gay Marriage: Support For Same-Sex Weddings Dropping, Pew Poll Proclaims

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Gay marriage support appears to be declining, if the results from a new Pew Research Center poll are accurate. Similar polls conducted by Pew and other groups over the past few years had indicated an increase in support for same-sex marriage. The latest results could reveal a “leveling off of opinion” on the topic, according… Read more »

Brittney Griner Is Getting Hitched

Brittney Griner is walking down the aisle

Brittney Griner was once known as the woman who was able to dunk a basketball at Baylor University. Brittney has come a long ways from those days, becoming one of the top WNBA players in the league. Now that Griner has managed that feat, she’s taking on another role. Brittney announced on Friday that she… Read more »

Congressman Marries Same-Sex Partner

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U.S. Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney, D-New York, married his same-sex partner in a ceremony over the weekend, according to WCBS-TV 2 in New York. Maloney, who took office in 2013, married his long-time partner Randy Florke in a ceremony at their church in the Hudson Valley, the station reported. “The openly gay New York congressman… Read more »

The Presbyterian Church USA Legalizes Gay Marriage As A Christian Union

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The Presbyterian Church USA is taking a page out of the Supreme Court’s understanding of the Constitution as they recently added a very controversial (and surprising) amendment to their church doctrine; the legalization of gay marriage as a Christian union. According to Newsmax, the Presbyterian Church USA changed the language stating marriage is a union… Read more »

Gay Marriages Forced To A Halt In Wisconsin

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Since 2006, same-sex marriage has been banned in Wisconsin, in an amendment approved by 59 percent of the voters at the time. Wisconsin has only recently had bans on gay Marriage struck down as unconstitutional. In that time, it has found itself in the middle of what must be an incredibly and increasingly frustrating situation…. Read more »

The Steps To Equality: Same-Sex Marriage Ban Lifted In Arkansas

Arkansas lifts ban on same-sex marriage. Marriage licenses begin to be issued next day.

Every little girl imagines her wedding day. Maybe she sees herself in a long white dress made by Pnina Tornai; maybe she just sees a few of her closest friends and family against the backdrop of a sunset on the beach. Whatever that little girl sees, it’s something she thinks of, that one day when… Read more »

Elton John And David Furnish Set Wedding Date

Elton John sets wedding date

Elton John and David Furnish are just one homosexual couple who publicly celebrated the UK legalizing gay marriage. Now Elton and David have announced the date they will formally celebrate their new found freedoms with nuptials. Elton John and David Furnish have been a couple for more than eight years and the pair will officially… Read more »

Elton John Celebrates Legalization of Gay Marriage In UK

Elton John and David Furnish

Music phenom Elton John, known for such classics as Rocket Man, Goodbye Yellow Brick Road, and I Guess That’s Why They Call It The Blues, to name a few, has a new reason to celebrate. The UK has recently legalized gay marriage, allowing same-sex couples such as Elton John and his partner, David Furnish, the… Read more »

World Vision Hiring Homosexuals Ignites Controversy In Christian Community

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The World Vision decision to begin hiring homosexuals has created a divide among Christian leaders who have previously been the Christian organizations biggest supporters. World Vision currently ranks 10th on Forbes list of the 50 largest U.S. charities. World Vision proclaims itself to be “a Christian humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, families and… Read more »