With the Supreme Court's recent ruling making it legal for same-sex marriage in all 50 states, there has been quite the uproar from the Christian community. There was even talk of a pastor's threat to set himself on fire if it went through. While lovewins was trending on twitter, so was christian. Before you read this, I want to make something clear: I am a Christian, but I have never, nor will I ever, push my beliefs on someone else. God gives us the decision to believe what we want when it comes to religion, and I think everyone has the right to do so.
Where Christian churches, other religions stand on gay marriage
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Many of the largest U. At the same time, in the past two decades, several other religious groups also have moved to allow same-sex couples to marry within their traditions. Another mainline Protestant denomination, the Presbyterian Church U. Among the four largest mainline Protestant churches , the same-sex marriage debate has not been simple.
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About Follow Donate. Support for same-sex marriage has steadily grown over the past 15 years. And today, support for same-sex marriage remains near its highest point since Pew Research Center began polling on this issue. Among people who are religiously unaffiliated, a solid majority have supported same-sex marriage since
Some Christian denominations do not consider homosexuality or transgender identity to be sins. These include entire religious denominations , as well as individual churches and congregations. Additionally, some denominations which are not LGBT-affirming have member-organized groups which are not officially sanctioned by the denomination.