Faith and Religion

Faith and Religion

ACLU/Movement Advancement Project

Even before the Supreme Court’s decision granting same-sex couples a constitutional right to wed, legal scholars and others have been trying to determine how such a ruling might affect religious institutions. ...
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Five days after the Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage nationwide, Episcopalians voted in favor of allowing same-sex religious weddings in their church. ...
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A vote in favor of allowing congregations to ordain gay ministers in same-sex civil partnerships passed through General Assembly of the Church of Scotland. ...
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A self-proclaimed “ambassador” for plaintiffs “God and His Son, Jesus Christ” is suing all homosexuals for breaking “religious and moral laws." ...
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Libby Phelps, one of Fred Phelps’ 54 grandchildren, left the church in 2009. “You leave your entire life, everything you’ve ever known,” she said. ...
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Celebrities from Miley Cyrus to Stephen King and Ashton Kutcher have tweeted their disappointment at the law as well. ...
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Kaci and Holly Clark-Porter were ordained Sunday, making them the first same-sex couple to ever be ordained jointly as ministers by the Presbyterian Church. ...
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Religion is supposed to provide a moral compass in how we approach life, but so many seem to have fallen for pitfalls of arrogance, judgment and entitlement.

Religion is supposed to provide a moral compass in how we approach life, but so many seem to have fallen for pitfalls of arrogance, judgment and entitlement. ...
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Rev. Ann Kansfield now becomes the first female and first open lesbian sworn in as chaplain for a New York Fire Department facility. ...
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Last year, Drew Davis and Juan Varona came out and were embraced by teammates, coaches, teachers, and fellow students, but Erskine publicly condemned them. ...
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