Tag Archives: SCOTUS

Today’s FRC Marriage Fast Prayer

As the Family Research Council finishes the first week of their 21-day fast against same-sex marriage, today they ask their followers to pray that our lawyers realize that they are going to hell. They’d also like their supporters to pray that the justices get really grossed out about homosexuality. May God move upon Mary Bonauto and Doug Hallward-Driemeier mightily to ...

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Pat Buchanan: Gays Are Like Fidel Castro

“Soon, same-sex marriages will likely be declared a right hidden in the Constitution and entitled to all the privileges and benefits accorded traditional marriages. Next, those who refuse to provide services to same-sex weddings will become the criminals. Thus does biblical truth become bigotry in Obama’s America. And the process has been steadily proceeding for generations. First comes a call ...

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Today’s FRC Marriage Fasting Prayer

As part of their 21-day fast against same-sex marriage, today the Family Research Council asks its followers to pray that the Supreme Court realizes that they are probably going to hell. Also, something about a donkey. May the Fear of God be upon each member’s staff: their clerks, their assistants, their friends, their families and all who influence them. May ...

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Mormon Church To SCOTUS: Say No To Same-Sex Marriage Because It Will Deprive Us Of “Citizenship Rights”

A coalition of religious denominations including the Mormon Church has filed an amicus brief with the Supreme Court in which they argue that the legalization of same-sex marriage will, among other things, deprive them of “citizenship rights.” An excerpt: A right to same-sex marriage also would supplant the States’ “historic and essential authority to define the marital relation” with an ...

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Today’s FRC Marriage Fasting Prayer

As part of their 21-day fast against same-sex marriage, yesterday the Family Research Council announced that angels in heaven are supporting this whole not-eating-gays-are-icky thingy. Today the FRC declares that if everybody prays for more praying then more people will totally pray. Pray for our pastors today: that they will rise to the occasion of this critical hour: 1) That ...

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Lambda Legal: #LoveRules

Lambda Legal has launched a social media campaign in advance of the oral arguments at the Supreme Court. Hit the link for images to use on your Twitter and Facebook profiles.

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Family Research Council: Angels In Heaven Are Supporting Our Marriage Fast

The Family Research Council’s 21-day fast against same-sex marriage began this week and this is today’s message: Recognize that we are not alone – 1) There is a host of believers on the ground, among them thousands of dedicated intercessors and prayer warriors throughout the U.S. and around the world are praying together for our cause: the preservation of natural, ...

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Buzzfeed Profiles Lawyer To Argue Before SCOTUS On Marriage Recognition Issue

Buzzfeed reporter Chris Geidner has profiled Doug Hallward-Driemeier, who will argue the issue of marriage recognition before the Supreme Court. An excerpt: As to his plan for April 28, he said he hopes to “be able to go to where the justices’ concerns or questions or comments suggest” — a chance he will have since he will take to the ...

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Eighth Circuit Court Sets May 12th Details For Marriage Cases Out Of Arkansas, Missouri, Nebraska, & South Dakota

It seems unlikely that we’d get a decision before the Supreme Court. But we’ve been surprised many times.

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Focus On The Family: Same-Sex Marriage Could Lead America Into Another Civil War

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Robert Oscar Lopez: Christians Will Lose All Rights If SCOTUS Approves Marriage

“If gay marriage passes, you will lose. You will lose your freedoms. You will lose your voice. You will lose the conservative movement that you hold dear for any number of reasons not related to gay marriage. All the truces and compromises that are offered to sweeten gay marriage as a deal will be swiftly and mercilessly broken once it ...

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Washington Post Profiles Main SCOTUS Same-Sex Marriage Plaintiff Jim Obergefell

Via the Washington Post: Jim Obergefell cannot fathom hearing his name mentioned alongside Brown or Roe. For one thing, he knows people will mispronounce it. (It’s Oh-ber-guh-fell.) And he never wanted to be the face of a movement or a legal groundbreaker. “I’m just Jim,” he said. “I just stood up for our marriage.” It was not a long marriage, ...

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NOM To SCOTUS: Don’t Approve Gay Marriage Because The Surveys Are Wrong

NOM chairman John Eastman has authored an amicus brief to the Supreme Court in which he argues, among other reasons, that same-sex marriage must not be approved because surveys on the issue are designed to favor gays. From NOM’s blog: Schubert also addressed several national surveys purporting to show majority support for same-sex marriage, including the Gallup Survey (May 2014) ...

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FRC Begins 21-Day Marriage Prayer Fast Against “Certain Destruction” Of America

From the Family Research Council: FRC President Tony Perkins is asking believers everywhere to pray and fast from April 7th till April 28th that God will intervene to guide our Supreme Court to protect, not destroy, natural marriage as the legal standard for our nation. He urges that we “pray up to the day of battle and go into that ...

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Foundation For Moral Law To SCOTUS: Say No To Same-Sex Marriage Because The Bible Says To Kill Homosexuals

The Foundation For Moral Law, which was founded by Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore, has filed a Supreme Court amicus brief which declares, among other reasons, that the bible says homosexuals must be put to death and therefore same-sex marriage must be stopped. An excerpt: The law of the Old Testament enforced this distinction between the sexes by ...

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Matt Baume: Marriage News Watch

Clip recap: “Michigan says that they don’t want to let gay people get married because that would be demeaning to gay people. Kentucky says that their marriage ban isn’t discriminatory, since LGBTs are free to get straight-married. Ohio wants to maintain its marriage ban out of concern for the people who voted for it. And Tennessee is just fixated on ...

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Missing From GOP Gay Marriage Brief To SCOTUS: 242 GOP Members Of Congress

Only 57 of the 299 sitting GOP members of Congress have signed onto an amicus brief to the Supreme Court which predictably argues that states should have the final say on same-sex marriage. An excerpt: The petitioners’ view that every State must recognize the validity of a same-sex marriage celebrated in another State would violate fundamental principles of federalism. It ...

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Eugene Delgaudio To SCOTUS: Say No To Same-Sex Marriage Because Jesus

Citing the bible as the ultimate authority in civil law, crackpot hate group leader Eugene Delgaudio has filed an amicus brief with SCOTUS. Rather than excerpting the crazy, this time a look at the brief’s index is all we really need.

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PFOX To SCOTUS: Stop Same-Sex Marriage Because Gays Totally Make Fun Of Us

The “ex-gay” loony tunes at PFOX have filed an amicus brief to the Supreme Court in which they argue that same-sex marriage must not be approved because, among other nonsensical reasons, people make fun of them. From the conclusion of their brief: Same-sex attraction is not an immutable characteristic determined at birth, like race or gender. The growing public acknowledgment ...

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Robert Oscar Lopez To SCOTUS: Stop Same-Sex Marriage Because Gays Are Being Just Horrible To Me

Homocon horcrux Robert Oscar Lopez has filed an amicus brief with the Supreme Court in which he argues that same-sex marriage must not be approved because gay writers like me have just been horrible to him. An excerpt: The history of the gay community lashing out at people who have been raised by gay parents is long, ugly, and shocking. ...

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