ADF asks court to uphold Ariz. marriage laws

The New York Times sneers at religion. Again.

ACLU files proposal of how to implement same-sex marriage in Wisconsin

Danville, Ky. approves same-sex rights ordinance

Same-sex Danish couples win right to marry in any church they choose

One way to end violence against women? Married dads.

Officer says he didn’t refuse pride parade assignment

Christian baker sentenced to re-education for opposing same-sex marriage

U.S. law firms flock to same-sex marriage proponents, shun other side

Judge declines to stay marriage ruling, but says she didn’t authorize weddings

Utah police officer suspended for refusing to work at openly lewd ‘gay pride’ parade

GOP panel vote to keep marriage platform clause

Marriage, marketing, and intimidation: “It is up to you, fearless reader, to act.”

Hong Kong refuses to allow same-sex marriage at British consulate

Some clerks deny Wisconsin same-sex couples licenses

Wisconsin same-sex marriage law ruled unconstitutional

Lawsuit challenges North Dakota same-sex marriage legislation

Kirsten Powers gets it dangerously wrong on the Bible and homosexuality

10th Circuit Court extends stay in Utah ruling validating same-sex marriages

McAuliffe and Herring going rogue in Richmond

We are here: faith and fatherhood by Sho Baraka

Utah appeals ruling to recognize same-sex marriages

Southern Baptist ‘Church’ votes to keep pro-homosexual minister, go “Third Way”

High Court refuses to block Oregon same-sex marriage

Salina – following in Obama’s footsteps – declares June as LGBT Pride Month

Facebook introduces same-sex affirming emoji

(Netherlands) Senate removes same-sex marriage loophole, all officials must comply

National Park Service initiative seeks to ‘Celebrate and interpret LGBT heritage’

There is no ‘Third Way’ — Southern Baptists face a moment of decision (and so will you)

Gay rights vs. religious rights: Seven issues to watch

Pope Francis warns charismatic Catholics that the family is under attack

Parks Services to study potential historic LGBT sites

Gallup: Gay sex, divorce, extramarital sex reach new highs of ‘moral acceptability’

Italy’s Catholic bishops try to put brakes on speedy divorce law

School district apologizes for showing pro-homosexual film

The New Yorker urges “serious look” at pro-marriage legal arguments

Catholic witness and march for marriage

Judge refuses to toss suit against Catholic school that fired teacher for ‘marrying’ gay partner

Building strong marriages, one at a time

Sentiment trumps reason as judges impose gay “marriage”

Wisconsin school district ‘apologizes’ for showing pro-same-sex marriage video

Victories propel same-sex marriage movement

Same-sex military spouses get in-state UNC tuition

Laws defining marriage as union of man and woman do not violate religious liberty

Chilling effect: How the attacks on a Univ. of Va. law professor are bad for academia, and all of us

Court hears arguments in same-sex divorce case

Despite rapid march of same-sex marriage in only a year, opponents vow not to give up

Are same-sex couples just like you?

Same-sex marriage supporter under fire from same-sex marriage “speech police”

States should respect voters’ views on marriage

School district apologizes for imposing homosexual propaganda film on students

Plea to stop Oregon same-sex marriages

I can’t fight this feeling anymore: Discerning the conflict over human sexuality and religious liberty

Census to change the way it counts same-sex married couples

Brown v. Board of Education turns sixty

Wisconsin school district apologizes for showing students one-sided video that promotes same-sex marriage

Five fascinating facts about single parent families for church leaders

Four things you need to know about Barronelle Stutzman’s story

An open letter to Pa. Gov. Tom Corbett to appeal ‘gay marriage’ decision by rogue Federal Judge

Kirk leaders back ordination of ministers in civil partnerships

ADF commends Wis. school for apology after showing children same-sex marriage propaganda video

Six South Dakota couples file same-sex marriage lawsuit

Legal fight over same-sex marriage spreads to 29 states

Evangelical leader not waving white flag on same-sex marriage

Human rights at stake in upcoming European Parliament elections

Five reasons American needs more Dads

Support for same-sex marriage reaches all-time high in Gallup poll

Marriage: Where do we go from here?

Pennsylvania Gov. won’t appeal same-sex marriage ruling

Judicial juggernaut on same-sex marriage continues

Piling cliché upon cliché

    First Things: Judge McShane opens his opinion with a lengthy discussion of just how normal the plaintiffs are. They love one another. They’re in a committed relationship. They’re financially successful. They pay taxes. Meanwhile, the “state affords the same set of rights and privileges to Tristan and Isolde that it affords to a Hollywood celebrity waking up in Las Vegas with a blurry memory and a ringed finger.” The argument (such as it is) is downright conservative: Judge McShane, à la Andrew Sullivan, sets up same-sex marriage as a bastion of moral and civic virtue against the squalor of the wider culture.


  • Posted: 05/21/2014
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