Posts Categorized: marriage

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

Interview: The Klein family story – fined $135k for living out their faith

April 2, 2015 | 1 comment | Posted in marriage, Religious Freedom | Tags: , ,

Aaron and Melissa Klein have been fined $135,000 and a “cease and desist” gag order placed on them against speaking out about what happened because they declined to bake a cake for a same-sex wedding.

“People don’t understand that it’s … Read more

Four Bills to Watch This Session

January 20, 2015 | 1 comment | Posted in Life, marriage, Politics, Religious Freedom, Supreme Court | Tags: ,

One of our event banners describes us well: “We’re watching your state capitol.” Today – January 20th – is the first day of the 2015-2016 legislative session. And we’re already on the Hill, in the halls of power, fulfilling our … Read more

12 Days of Christmas Contest Winners

December 31, 2014 | No comments | Posted in Family, marriage | Tags:

Thank you to everyone who entered the PA Family Institute‘s “12 Days of Christmas” contest. We’re happy to announce all of our winners:

Book: Building a Strong Spiritual Family – Dennis & Barbara Rainey Alan W. – Lebanon Maryann… 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

One Lawmaker Says You Don’t Deserve ‘A Place at the Table’!

August 25, 2014 | No comments | Posted in marriage, Religious Freedom, Sexuality | Tags:

No doubt you’ve read our warnings about two pieces of legislation being considered by our state senate and state house.

Since June when a single federal judge overturned Pennsylvania’s marriage law declaring it unconstitutional, there has been a renewed push … 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

My View from the March For Marriage

June 23, 2014 | No comments | Posted in Family, marriage | Tags: ,

by Elijah Coryell, intern, PA Family Institute

Last Thursday, over 2,000 attendees rallied and marched on the U.S. Supreme Court to take a stand for the traditional definition of marriage. For a second year, the March for Marriage, planned by … Read more