Redefining Marriage

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Australian bishops: Don't let same-sex marriage limit religious freedom

Following a postal survey showing support for same-sex marriage, Australia’s Catholic bishops said that the nation’s laws need to protect... Read more

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Mexican president's party hit with 'protest vote' over gay marriage

Just a few weeks after Mexican president Enrique Peña Nieto announced measures to legalize gay marriage and homosexual adoption throughout... Read more

Breaking: Supreme Court redefines marriage throughout US (Updated)

In a wide-reaching decision, the U.S. Supreme Court has declared that same-sex “marriage” is a constitutional right and that states... Read more

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Scholars: No legal right to 'gay marriage' in Constitution

There is no legal right to “gay marriage” in the Constitution, legal experts asserted, and the Supreme Court should not... Read more

Religious leaders urge conscience protections in recognizing marriage

More than 30 U.S. religious leaders, including four Catholic bishops, have joined together to call on their country to preserve... Read more

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Ireland's defense of marriage leaders speak up for mothers, fathers, children

Opponents of a referendum that would recognize “gay marriage” in Ireland face an uphill fight, but one commentator says they... Read more

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Big business overreach? Corporations push Supreme Court to legalize 'gay marriage'

With the Supreme Court set to rule on a potentially far-reaching marriage case this summer, several hundred corporations are pushing... Read more

A UK bishop's plea: speak up on marriage before it's too late

Inside a small English church dedicated to St. Columba, a congregation of Catholics gathered, sitting in the midst of 2,500... Read more

'No compromise' – Catholics, evangelicals unite on marriage

A coalition of Catholic and Protestant leaders has united to call all Christians to an unwavering defense of the truth... Read more

Pope Francis at the Encounter with Families in Manila, Jan. 16, 2015.

What threatens families? Redefining marriage, Pope says

Warning that “every threat to the family is a threat to society itself,” Pope Francis called on the people of... Read more

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'Decisive' role of marriage in focus as Court declines cases

The Supreme Court’s decision not to review defense of marriage appeals by five states has been met with disappointment, along... Read more

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Supreme Court halts marriage redefinition in Virginia

The U.S. Supreme Court put a hold on same-sex “marriage” licenses in Virginia on Wednesday after a federal appeals court... Read more

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Federal judge strikes down Colo. marriage defense amendment

A federal judge ruled Wednesday against Colorado’s marriage defense amendment, leading the state attorney general to say the case will... Read more

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Boulder defies Colo. law with 'gay marriage' licenses

A federal court’s ruling against Utah’s marriage amendment has triggered a controversy in Colorado, where the Boulder County Clerk’s office... Read more

Archbishop Salvatore J. Cordileone of San Francisco addresses the USCCB's Fall General Assembly in Baltimore on Nov. 11, 2013.

Teaching on marriage a matter of Gospel witness, archbishop says

Thanking his brother bishops for their work in supporting marriage around the United States, Archbishop Salvatore J. Cordileone stressed the... Read more

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Wis. bishop: Redefining marriage has domino effect on family

Bishop Robert C. Morlino of Madison said he was “deeply saddened” by a federal ruling that Wisconsin law must recognize... Read more

March for Marriage participants outside the Supreme Court in Washington D.C. on March 26, 2013.

Archdiocese of Philadelphia urges support of March for Marriage

In defense of the dignity of marriage, the Archdiocese of Philadelphia has announced its participation in the second annual March... Read more

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Bishop: Preserving marriage is integral part of civic responsibility

In response to continuing efforts to redefine marriage, Bishop Paul Loverde of Arlington, Va., urged action to protect the union... Read more

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Federal judges order 'gay marriage' in Pennsylvania, Oregon

Following judicial decisions ordering Pennsylvania and Oregon to recognize “gay marriage,” critics said that such decisions damage society and ignore... Read more

Graph- The Mozilla Firefox feedback page received thousands of negative comments after the resignation of Brendan Eich as CEO.

Amid backlash after resignation, Mozilla says it respects diverse views

The controversial resignation of Mozilla Corporation CEO Brendan Eich prompted thousands of negative comments at the Web browser company’s website,... Read more