Posts Tagged: marriage

The Rising “Price of Citizenship” – from 7k to 135k

July 3, 2015 | 1 comment | Posted in First Amendment, Free Speech, Religious Freedom | Tags: ,

Do we celebrate independence by forcing Americans to act against their conscience or pay a heavy fine?

We’re sadly now seeing the consequences of state government passing laws that force citizens to make this choice:

In 2013, Elaine Huguenin from … Read more

PA newspaper BANS letters/op-eds supporting marriage between husband/wife

June 26, 2015 | 1 comment | Posted in Free Speech, marriage | Tags: , ,

By: Dan Bartkowiak

Five Supreme Court Justices – five people – have redefined marriage for an entire nation. Justice Roberts wrote in his dissent that:

Today’s decision, for example, creates serious questions about religious liberty. Many good and decent people … Read more

Marriage is not what the Supreme Court says it is

June 26, 2015 | 2 comments | Posted in marriage | Tags: , ,

Pennsylvania Family Institute will continue to stand for marriage between man and woman.

(Harrisburg, PA) June 26, 2015 – Today, in a 5-4 decision, the United States Supreme Court ruled that it is unconstitutional for states to define marriage as … Read more

6 FAQ’s on Upcoming Marriage Court Case

June 18, 2015 | No comments | Posted in marriage | Tags: , ,

Q: When is the decision from the U.S. Supreme Court expected on the marriage case?

A: The decision is expected at the end of this month. The last calendar day for the court is Tuesday June 29th – but the … Read more

Good reason why our government is involved with marriage

April 28, 2015 | No comments | Posted in marriage | Tags: , ,

With opinions on the definition of marriage flooding your news feed today, you’ll probably come across a few comments to the tune of “the government shouldn’t be involved with marriage in the first place.”

There is a reason the government … Read more

Big Day for Marriage

April 24, 2015 | No comments | Posted in marriage, Uncategorized | Tags: , ,

On Tuesday, April 28, the United States Supreme Court will hear arguments in Obergefell v. Hodges, in which the Court will decide:

1) Does the Fourteenth Amendment require a state to license a marriage between two people of the same … Read more

BREAKING: Court Authorizes “Personal Ruin” on Woman For Believing in Traditional Marriage

February 18, 2015 | 3 comments | Posted in Religious Freedom | Tags: , ,

A judge has declared summary judgment against Barronelle Stutzman – the owner of Arlene’s Flowers that was sued by both the state of Washington and two men over not providing flowers for a same-sex wedding ceremony. Without even going to … Read more

US Supreme Court Acts to Endorse “Same Sex Marriage” by Not Acting to Hear State Appeals

October 6, 2014 | No comments | Posted in Children, Family, marriage | Tags: ,

The Pennsylvania Family Institute expressed disappointment and dismay at the decision by the United States Supreme Court not to take up cases emanating from several states regarding “same-sex marriage.”

“By choosing not to hear these cases, the Justices are allowing … Read more

Religious Liberty Threats Follow Marriage Redefinition

August 14, 2014 | No comments | Posted in marriage, Politics, Religious Freedom, Sexuality | Tags: , , , , ,

by Brandon McGinley

It has long been contended by proponents of the traditional definition of marriage that with the abandonment of that definition will come assaults to the religious liberties we have long taken for granted. Naturally, those predictions were … Read more

State Representatives Support Clerk’s Appeal for Marriage

June 11, 2014 | 26 comments | Posted in Children, Family, marriage, Religious Freedom | Tags: , , , , , ,

From Pennlive.com:

Twenty Republican House members signed a letter addressed to Schuylkill County Register of Wills Theresa Santai-Gaffney supporting her decision to legally intervene against the May 20th decision by U.S. Middle District Court Judge John Jones dismantling the … Read more