Sider, Ron
December 2010
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Dec2010, Issue 208, p47
The article discusses the legal and moral issues concerning gay marriages. It claims that making gay marriage legal would weaken the link between marriage and procreation, as well as the relationship between biological parents and their biological children. It mentions the opinions of legal scholars that the legalization of gay marriage will result in the battle between gay rights and the rights of religious freedom. It cites as examples the situations in Canada and Sweden, where pastors were sued for hate crimes for criticizing homosexuality.


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