Same-Sex Marriage Debate

(November 9, 2012) Bishop of Durham Justin Welby was appointed the new Archbishop of Canterbury this week, charged with leading the 77-million member Anglican Communion.
(November 3, 2012) Pastor Robert Jeffress of First Baptist Church in Dallas, discusses GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney and the evangelical base. Jeffress, who initially called Mormonism a "cult," explains how the GOP will isolate...
(October 12, 2012) Sarah Longwood, a member of the Log Cabin Republicans and Young Conservatives for the Freedom to Marry, says that the public should be reminded that marriage is a civil institution in that marriage certificates are issued by...
(October 9, 2012) Stephen F. Schneck, director of the Institute for Policy Research and Catholic Studies and a national co-chair of Catholics for Obama, explains his thoughts on the current president and the Democratic Party's platform. As he...
(October 3, 2012) Henry Brinton, senior pastor of Fairfax Presbyterian Church in Fairfax, VA, discusses the Biblical text Mark 10:2-16, featured in the ON Scripture The Bible article, "Jesus Stands Up for Wives and Children."
(June 15, 2012) As we head into the weekend, Odyssey shares the stories we've been tracking in the news.
(June 13, 2012) If only we could see others as God sees us, maybe we would create a world of pariahs no more!
(June 6, 2012) A rift in the black church over gay marriage has widened in the weeks since both President Barack Obama and the NAACP came out in support of marriage equality. The Rev. Anthony Evans, president of the National Black Church Initiative...
(June 5, 2012) The state in which I currently reside will soon vote on a constitutional amendment to limit what counts as a “valid or recognized” marriage. The amendment would essentially attempt to head off any judicial action to legalize same-sex...
(July 21, 2011) People of faith and spirituality have long grappled with issues surrounding sexuality. At the recent Wild Goose Festival, speakers discussed the Emerging Church's attitude toward the LGBTQ community.