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Guest Column: Government Power and Christian Pastors – Good Governance at the Precipice

November 10, 2014

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By Professor William Wagner Government authorities in Houston, Texas last month issued subpoenas to Christian pastors. The subpoenas ordered the pastors to give copies of their speeches and sermons related to “homosexuality, or gender identity” to the government for their review. The subpoenas further demanded the pastors produce their e-mails, instant messages, text messages, and […]

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CTV Statement on 6th Circuit Court Ruling

November 8, 2014

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CTV President James Muffett offered the following statement, regarding the Sixth Circuit Court ruling upholding Michigan’s Marriage Amendment. “CTV applauds the Sixth Circuit Court for showing proper judicial restraint in allowing Michigan’s Marriage Amendment—which was passed by more than two million voters in 2004—to stand. The movement to redefine Marriage has recently gained momentum throughout […]

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Washington Post: Let States, Not Courts Decide Marriage Policy

October 6, 2014

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Following is an article published on September 26 in the Washington Post titled “States, Not Courts, Should Decide Marriage Policy“. Contributing authors are Edwin Meese III (U.S. attorney general from 1985 to 1988) and Ryan T. Anderson, fellows at Heritage (co-author of the book “What Is Marriage? Man and Woman: A Defense”). There are arguments […]

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Support For Traditional Marriage Increasing

September 25, 2014

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The Pew Research Center released a study Monday (September 22) indicating that the support for “same-sex marriage” is decreasing. According to this article, the results were encouraging, and insightful. Religious freedom still plays a role in what is important to Americans. Read the article here. Read the Study here.

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The Daily Signal: 7 Reasons Why the Current Marriage Debate Is Nothing Like the Debate on Interracial Marriage

September 16, 2014

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Is opposition to same-sex marriage at all like opposition to interracial marriage?

One refrain in debates over marriage policy is that laws defining marriage as the union of male and female are today’s equivalent of bans on interracial marriage. Some further argue…

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Marriage On Trial: Media Update Page

August 8, 2014

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This is where you can keep up with media coverage of the ongoing fight over marriage in the Sixth Circuit Court:

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