|December 22, 2003|
are your views on gay marriage?
To each his own.
believe marriage is a union between a man and a woman. I believe same
sex partners should be able to have a contract for medical and benefit
sharing but it should not be considered a
It should be legal.
I think they should be allowed. Why shouldn't they be?
I think that two people in a committed relationship should be able to publicly avow their committment and should be able to afford themselves of all the benefits government and corporations make available to married couples. Possibly irrationally, however, I still think of "marriage" as being between a male and a female, and I would personally be more comfortable if a more generic term, perhaps "civil union," were used.
I think they are perfectly natural.
This is what happens when you fail to seperate church and state. I think it's funny and anyone who wants to argue it from a biblical standpoint (or bring up any other old testament laws) should remember that it is now a legal issue.
I just don't see what the big deal is.
As a UK Baptist
Minister I may at some time be faced with being approached by a gay couple
over this issue. In the UK this might get complicated by human rights
issues. To put the record straight, I am compassionate and concerned for
all people and especially for those who are marginalised for whatever
reason. I have ministered to, entertained and had friendships with people
and sexual orientation has never been an issue - unless it has been the
Let people do what they want. Its not up to us to dictate the lifestyle of others. People who try should be shot.
same as on heterosexual marriage...what you are is what you are, and whoever makes you happy is who you should be with
Oy... I think
it's a civil matter. If various religious denominations want to prohibit
the practice, that's fine with me. I don't understand why they have to
make such a big fuss over it. It's between consenting adults who love
each other. And this is coming from the dyed-in-the-
It is not marriage. Marriage is a holy union between one man and one woman for life;whether or not liberals want it to be.
I think gay
couples should have legal rights comparable to those of heterosexual couples.
I am honestly bewildered that there is so much opposition to gay marriage.