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Carol Kuruvilla

Why The 'Religion Is Against Gay Marriage' Line No Longer Works | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 04.27.2015 | Religion

When Massachusetts became the first state to legalize same-sex marriage in 2003, America's major religious denominations didn’t offer much support. ...

Lila Shapiro

Two Ministers Claim They Could Face 180 Years In Jail For Refusing To Do Gay Weddings | Lila Shapiro | Posted 10.25.2014 | Gay Voices

Less than two weeks after a federal appeals court struck down Idaho’s ban on same-sex marriage, two ministers in the northwestern Idaho city of Coeu...

Anti-Gay Policies Are Driving Huge Numbers Of Millennials From Church

The Huffington Post | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 02.27.2014 | Religion

It's widely accepted that young people tend to be less religious than their elders. While recent surveys have revealed that one-in-five adults in Ame...

Pastor On Trial For Officiating Son's Same-Sex Wedding

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 09.30.2013 | Gay Voices

A Pennsylvania pastor will reportedly be be forced to stand trial in front of the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference of the United Methodist Church for o...

Still Fighting For The Right To Marry...In Church

The Sacramento Bee | Anita Creamer | Posted 10.13.2013 | Gay Voices

The congregation cheered. When Barbara Brecher and Terry Allen married in June 2008, during the brief window that year when same-sex marriage was leg...

Jaweed Kaleem

What Do Gay Marriage Rulings Mean For Churches? | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 06.26.2013 | Religion

Though the Supreme Court has declared the Defense of Marriage Act unconstitutional and invalidated California's gay marriage ban, marriage remains a c...

Same-Sex Marriage -- Things Change

Barry Levinson | Posted 05.28.2013 | Gay Voices
Barry Levinson

During the time of Jesus, there wasn't a pope, no cardinals, bishops or nuns. There was no Christianity during the time of Jesus. But things change.

Jaweed Kaleem

Churches Flock To Support -- And Fight -- Gay Marriage | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 03.31.2013 | Religion

Hours before the Supreme Court is scheduled to hear oral arguments Tuesday over California's ban on gay marriage, hundreds of same-sex marriage suppor...

Denmark Approves Gay Weddings In Church

AP | Posted 06.07.2012 | Religion

COPENHAGEN, Denmark -- Denmark's Parliament has approved a law allowing same-sex couples to get married in formal church weddings instead of the short...

Jaweed Kaleem

Obama Cites Faith In Support Of Gay Marriage | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 05.10.2012 | Religion

In a stark reversal of what he's previously said about how his faith informs his views on same-sex marriage, President Barack Obama prominently cited ...

Nate Silver: Anti-Gay Marriage Arguments "Literally Stop Making Sense"

FiveThirtyEight | Nate Silver | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Yesterday, I was sent an e-mail from the Stand for Marriage Maine campaign, which I signed up for under a secondary e-mail account. The message sugges...

Marriage Equality Is a Theological Necessity

Serene Jones | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Serene Jones

As Christians, we believe it is crucial for us to support the freedom to marry for loving and committed gay couples. In fact, we believe it is a theological necessity.