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By Pastor Doug Birky
Evangelical Free Church 

Let God define marriage

 


As all of us are aware, our U.S. Supreme Court ruled last June that same sex couples can now be legally married throughout our country. The court claimed that it was an issue of equality, dignity and civil rights granted by the Constitution. In this opinion, five Supreme Court justices essentially redefined marriage for all Americans.

However, those who claim to be Christians should continue to let God define marriage for us based on the unchanging truths of the Holy Scriptures. It is a very simple description of marriage given to us by God at the beginning of time and reaffirmed by the Lo...



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Reader Comments
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FollowerofJesus writes:

The opinion of man is no substitute for the Word of God.

Cowboy writes:

Should we believe there were really people named Peter, John, James, Matthew, Phillip, Thomas and Simon in the middle east? How far do you want to take this, Rev.?

lastcall writes:

So, I am to assume that all the passages you quote are to be taken that when a Man and Woman are Married it is forever? With that being said, when a Man and Women get a Divorce it is an equal Sin?

guest01 writes:

Well, you have Matthew, Corinthians, Ephesians, and who ever wrote Genesis.All these guys speaking for God but not one of them...God.You have a bunch of other humans doing all kinds of revisions, sorting and rejecting...supposedly under the direction of God...yet not actually by God. You have barbarous traditions still promoted in chapters such as Leviticus, which you probably choose not to believe or follow. But this one issue...that heats the blood and fills the donation plate, that is God?

 
 
 

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