Ohio wedding officiant will not have to perform same-sex marriages: court
An evangelical Christian officiant in Ohio will not be forced to perform same-sex wedding ceremonies, per an agreement with county officials approved by a district court.
Kristi Stokes, owner of Covenant Weddings, sued Cuyahoga County earlier this year over a law that barred places of public accommodation from discriminating on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity.
In a proposed judgment entry filed last Friday, both parties agreed that the law would not apply to Stokes and her company, as they would not be identified as a place of public accommodation....
It looks like all the parties came to a mutually satisfactory outcome on this gay marriage thing. This is the way it should be ‚ĚóūüĎć It's fine that Christians are against gay marriage, which they should be,
4. And He answered and said, ‚ÄúHave you not read that He who created them from the beginning made them male and female, 5. and said, ‚ÄėFor this reason a man shall leave his father and mother and be joined to his wife, and the two shall become one flesh‚Äô? 6. So they are no longer two, but one flesh. What therefore God has joined together, let no man separate.‚ÄĚ --- https://tinyurl.com/has82mk (NASB)
Of course, anybody who observes the natural world knows that there is,