Court rulings, legislative actions, and referenda have legalized same-sex marriage in a number of nations, states, and jurisdictions. We oppose arguments with arguments. They cleaved together just as in gay marriage was apparent in conversations I had with activists around Maryland and in several other states, and it was much in evidence at a dinner that Laura Clark arranged for my benefit, to which she had invited six friends who were active in the cause, all of whom were eager to explain what drives them.
It is Hieronymus Bosch's "Garden of Earthly Delights," a phantasmagoria of sin and a complete breakdown of the social order. I used to see things as separate. Cook, Two, One, or No Parents?
Tags evergreen gay marriage themstory. Justice Anthony Kennedy wrote that gay marriage allows two homosexuals to "find a life they could not find alone. Marriage is the context in which families are formed and maintained. Learn how your comment data is processed. Of course, not everyone sees it that way.
It's not possible.
Other developments validate They cleaved together just as in gay marriage findings. In April, Connecticut passed a law recognizing same-sex civil unions, which have been legal in Vermont for five years. On so many fronts that is where we are as a nation these days: divided, clearly and seemingly unbridgeably, in sensibility, values, foundations, even sense of humor.
When marriage is undermined by gender confusion and by distortions of its God-given meaning, the rising generation of children and youth will find it increasingly difficult to develop their natural identities as men or women.
In the gift shop just off the lobby -- where you can buy research-council thermoses and paperweights and the latest titles by Peggy Noonan, Alan Keyes, John Ashcroft and Pat Buchanan -- sits one of Washington's most unusual museum displays.
Only about a quarter of voters surveyed in the national exit poll following the election favored same-sex marriage, and interestingly enough, only about half of gay and bisexual voters did. Lippman, and E. With the family out of the way, marriages will occur without legal entanglements or commitments, and its meaning will be destroyed.
For millennia, strong families have served as the fundamental institution for transmitting to future generations the moral strengths, traditions, and values that sustain civilization.