Soon after, Vermont too legalized civil unions but more losses followed in court—in New York, Maryland, Washington, Arizona, and Indiana. H1 is thus confirmed: Jump to navigation. Let me share a brief personal note: In the United States ofthere were things that could not be said without moving out of the mainstream, of the socially acceptable.
It aims to explore how it affects the society and most importantly the church.
Austin Cline, a former regional director for the Council for Secular Humanism, writes and lectures extensively about atheism and agnosticism. Young Americans are the ones favouring gay marriage the most. Still, is homosexuality and homosexual marriage a moral issue? I know that I am strongly traditional in my theological views, nevertheless, I vigorously believe that traditional marriage and parenting are devotional commitments between a man and a woman.
Hodges decision simply integrated itself in a process of liberalization of attitudes towards gay marriage that in Summer was already underway, given that the opinion polls showed that a solid majority of Americans favoured same-sex marriage.