Religious Arguments Against Gay Marriage

Debates over gay marriage involve both legal and social arguments, for and against. Legal arguments on behalf of gay marriage tend to get more attention because it should be a matter of basic civil and equal rights.

Opponents of gay marriage often cite Scripture. But what the Bible teaches about love argues for the other side.

How the Supreme Court’s decision for gay marriage could affect religious institutions. By David Masci

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Redefining marriage to include same-sex unions poses significant threats to the religious liberties of people who continue to believe that marriage is a relationship between a man and a woman.

Flickr/NatalieMaynor Marriage is an institution so valued in virtually every society, modern or ancient, that it always has been easy to rally public support against …

It might be tempting to think that Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission—the upcoming Supreme Court case about a baker who refused to make a custom cake for a same-sex wedding reception—pits religious believers against the nonreligious. After all, Jack Phillips, the baker at

Nov 19, 2003 · It’s hard to overstate just how upset religious conservatives are about gay marriage. Gary Bauer’s e-mail newsletter about the Massachusetts Supreme Co

There’s a fight the religious need to engage in, but it’s not about legalizing gay marriage.

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AGAINST Gay Marriage: FOR Gay Marriage: 1. MARRIAGE IS FOR A MAN AND A WOMAN. Critics argue that marriage is defined as the union of a man and a woman, and to change that would go against natural law and risk undermining both the institution of marriage and the family’s role in holding society together.

Lesbian, gay, & bisexual topics All about gay marriages: (a.k.a. same-sex marriages & SSM), civil unions, & domestic partnerships).

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