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Pastor Robert Jeffress: Gay Marriages Are ‘Counterfeit’

Pastor Robert Jeffress: Gay Marriages Are ‘Counterfeit’

Pastor Robert Jeffress of Dallas’s First Baptist Church appeared on radio with me Monday night, and callers brought up the issue of gay marriage. Jeffress referred to such relationships as “counterfeit.” He said gay marriage “devalues the institution of marriage.” COLMES: “But how does it devalue the institution of marriage? Why would straights not get [...]

Virginia’s Same-Sex Marriage Ban Ruled Unconstitutional

The Fourth Circuit Court has struck down Virginia’s ban on same-sex marriage. In a 2-1 decision in Bostic v. Schaefer, a panel of the Fourth Circuit has invalidated Virginia’s ban on same-sex marriage. The majority opinion was written by Judge Henry Floyd (an Obama nominee, but previously a George W. Bush choice for the district [...]

Alaska Supreme Court Upholds Rights For Same-Sex Couples

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Rubio: Poor Opposers Of Same-Sex Marriage Face ‘Intolerance’

Talk about turning things around on their head. In Florida Senator Marco Rubio’s world, it’s the ones who are intolerant of gays who have to put up with intolerance. Americans who oppose same-sex marriage often face “intolerance” from those who support it, Republican Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida said Wednesday in a speech about values [...]

Judge Declares Colorado Gay Marriage Ban Unconstitutional

It’s about time to make it legal everywhere. This is what is going to happen, so why wait? Besides it’s odd that that two people can be married in part of the country, but not elsewhere. Colorado is the latest state to un-ban marriage equality. Judge C. Scott Crabtree pulled no punches in his 49-page [...]

Words ‘Husband,’ ‘Wife’ Removed From California Marriage Law

To accommodate same-sex marriage, California Jerry Brown did the right thing. “Spouse” covers all possibilities; but, expect traditionalists’ heads to explode. // Now read this:Jerry Brown: We Have A ‘Religious Call’ To Embrace The Undocumented (Jul 29, 2014) Freak Lightning Storm Along California Coast, 14 People Struck, One Dead (Jul 28, 2014) UPS Driver Charged [...]

Study: Children Of Same-Sex Couples Are Happier And Healthier Than Peers

Researches at Australia’s University of Melbourne conclude that children of same-sex couples are better adjusted than their peers. “It’s often suggested that children with same-sex parents have poorer outcomes because they’re missing a parent of a particular sex. But research my colleagues and I published in the journal BMC Public Health shows this isn’t the [...]

Gays Have Have Right To Marry In Kentucky, Rules Judge

A federal judge in Kentucky says gays have the right to marry there. “In America, even sincere and long-hold religious beliefs do not trump the constitutional rights of those who happen to have been out-voted,” U.S. District Judge John G. Heyburn II wrote, invalidating Kentucky’s constitutional amendment banning gay marriage. Heyburn held in February that [...]

Appeals Court Stops Same-Sex Marriage In Indiana

The court stopped same-sex marriages until an appeal could take place. The Indiana Attorney General had turned to the U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago in an effort to stop same-sex marriages that have been conducted across the state since a federal judge struck down Indiana’s ban on gay marriage. Attorney General Greg [...]

GOP Candidate: Wisconsin Ruling Will Lead To Incestuous Marriages

Wisconsin Republican congressional candidate Karen Mueller says the federal ruling striking down the state’s ban on gay marriage will lead to incestuous marriages. Said Mueller: “We’ve got, for instance, two sisters, and these two sisters want to get married. They love each other. They are committed to each other. They want to spend the rest [...]

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