Thursday, May 7, 2015

Same-Sex Marriage Is Not a Fundamental Constitutional Right

"The U.S. Supreme Court will soon decide whether the people of our republic will be permitted to continue to define marriage as the union of one man and one woman.

Up until the dawn of the 21st century, marriage had always been defined that way by diverse cultures and faiths, regardless of time or place. The collective wisdom and experience of the human race teaches us that marriage between one man and one woman is the foundation of a vibrant, self-sustaining society.

That is why the state, although it did not create marriage, has consistently supported and encouraged its flourishing. The Supreme Court has itself repeatedly noted that marriage and the family are indispensable to maintaining a free and properly functioning democratic republic."

Read the entire article by Ken Connelly, legal counsel with Alliance Defending Freedom here.

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