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Tennessee judge rules gay couples have equal parental rights

NASHVILLE –  Same-sex couples in Tennessee have the same rights as heterosexual couples who have children born through artificial insemination, a judge ruled.   Four married lesbian couples sued after the state passed a law that requires using the “natural and ordinary meaning” of words in state law. Gay rights groups said the requirement was […]

First same-sex marriage at Anglican church in UK to be held this summer

The first same-sex marriage at an Anglican church in the UK is expected to take place in Glasgow later this summer.   St Mary’s Cathedral has become the first in the country to be given permission to conduct gay weddings, a month after the Scottish Episcopal church general synod voted overwhelmingly to allow its churches […]

Actually, Eugene Peterson Does Not Support Same-Sex Marriage

When put on the spot by this particular interviewer, I said yes in the moment. But on further reflection and prayer, I would like to retract that. That’s not something I would do out of respect to the congregation, the larger church body, and the historic biblical Christian view and teaching on marriage. That said, […]

Maltese parliament legalizes same-sex marriage

VALLETTA (Reuters) – Maltese lawmakers voted on Wednesday to legalize same-sex marriage on the Roman Catholic Mediterranean island, fulfilling Prime Minister Joseph Muscat’s campaign promise to make this the first law brought before parliament in his new term.   The law, which drew cross-party support, removes words including as “husband”, “wife”, “mother” and “father” from […]

Eugene Peterson’s LGBT Comments

The Message Bible, The Pastor, and the rest of Eugene Peterson’s catalog may no longer be sold at LifeWay Christian Stores, the country’s largest Christian retail chain, due to the retired pastor’s revisited views on same-sex marriage. In an interview published Wednesday, Peterson told Religion News Service columnist Jonathan Merritt that the “debate about lesbians […]

PROPHETIC FULFILLMENTS OF 2016 PART 2

Biblical Fulfillments of Prophecy in 2016 Gay Agenda 2016 Likewise also as it was in the days of Lot; they did eat, they drank, they bought, they sold, they planted, they builded; But the same day that Lot went out of Sodom it rained fire and brimstone from heaven, and destroyed them all. Even thus […]

Same-Sex Marriage in Post-Christian America

Gay Marriage is Now a Constitutional Right in the United States. What’s Next? By Rick Brinegar   On Friday, June 26, 2015 in a 5 to 4 ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court affirmed LGBT Americans’ “constitutional” right to wed. By prohibiting states from refusing to recognize the legitimacy of marriages between people of the same […]