Guest Voices: marriage equality


Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 12/10/2012

A holy impatience: Supreme Court must right a great wrong on marriage

Now is the time for the court to act, not wait when it takes up same-sex marriage cases, says theologian.

By Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite  |  01:01 PM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite; Advent; Christmas; same-sex marriage; gay marriage; Supreme Court; marriage equality; gay; lesbian; bisexual; transgender

Posted at 04:30 PM ET, 10/31/2012

Unnatural disasters

Amid political storm season, events demonstrate the human capacity to harm each other.

By Nancy Wilson and Yvette Flunder  |  04:30 PM ET, 10/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hurricane Sandy; God's judgment; gays; marriage equality laws; Nancy Wilson; Yvette Flunder; Metropolitan Community Churches; Fellowship of Affirming Ministries

Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 10/19/2012

Religious implications of N.Y. federal appeals court striking down DOMA

Decision says religious institutions will be free to act according to their beliefs, says a Wash. pastor.

By J. Manny Santiago  |  01:01 PM ET, 10/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DOMA: J. Manny Santiago; gay marriage; religion and politics; marriage equality; religion and sexuality; same-sex marriage; religion; Supreme Court; Second Circuit Court of Appeals

Posted at 02:54 PM ET, 10/10/2012

Liberty and justice for all in Maryland

The state is in no way muzzling religious freedoms by allowing gay and lesbian couples to marry.

By Gene Robinson  |  02:54 PM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland marriage equality; same-sex marriage; gay marriage; Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley; Bishop V. Gene Robinson; Episcopal Bishop Gene Robinson

Posted at 07:30 AM ET, 07/31/2012

With Chick-fil-A fight, progressive mayors get their ‘Ground Zero Mosque’ moment

By rolling out unwelcome mat, mayors are also laying down an idea with ominous implications for faith groups.

By G. Jeffrey MacDonald  |  07:30 AM ET, 07/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chick-fil-A, Dan Cathy, G. Jeffrey MacDonald, marriage equality, gay marriage, culture wars

Posted at 01:55 PM ET, 02/07/2012

Bishop of Episcopal Diocese calls for marriage equality in Maryland

Episcopal leader joins support of bill backing same-sex unions.

By Mariann Edgar Budde  |  01:55 PM ET, 02/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Marriage equality, Episcopalians