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Marriage Best Left to Churches

anderson659 Wrote: Dec 13, 2012 7:11 AM
Bruce: There are many, many reasons to keep marriage as it should be, one man, one woman. Homosexuality is an aberration. It is not natural. Homosexuality is a species killer, simple as that. If it was natural there would be no humanity. Sorry Bruce, because you want homosexual marriage is no good reason to have it.

The current conundrum regarding the legalization of same-sex marriage is what happens when church and state are mixed -- the topics become confusing and confused.

When I married my husband almost 15 years ago, I did so out of love and out of a desire to witness before God my commitment to him and his to me. The legal and tax ramifications did not enter into my head.

But for couples of the same sex, the legal and tax ramifications can be very important because their legal rights differ from those of heterosexual couples in a number of ways,...