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Support for Same-sex Marriage Crosses Party Lines

HeraldOfGalactus Wrote: Mar 18, 2013 10:49 AM
You're making a lot of assumptions about God. First and foremost, the bible is what condemns homosexuality. God did not write the bible. Even if it was divinely inspired, fallible men still wrote it and how can fallible men not be questioned? The mere fact that there are so many denominations of Christianity alone indicates that fallible men have misconstrued the message of God. And unless God speaks to every single human being simultanesouly and directly without using books as mediaties, it is not logical to merely assume God's approval or disapproval of something like homosexuality.
In an opinion article in the Columbus Dispatch, Ohio Republican Sen. Rob Portman announced that he has changed his mind and now supports same-sex marriage.

He wrote that on learning that one of his sons is gay he "wrestled with how to reconcile my Christian faith with my desire for Will to have the same opportunities to pursue happiness and fulfillment as his brother and sister."

He is not the only prominent Republican to come to this view in this way. Former Vice President Dick Cheney is another.

And at the Conservative Political Action Committee convention, a panel sponsored by the...