Church of Sweden. Inthe General Assembly had approved language for the church constitution that stated church teachings were that people were "to live either in fidelity within the covenant of marriage between a man and a woman or in chastity in singleness. LGBT topics and Buddhism. And it has the advantage of being based on a few millions years of human evolution rather than a few decades of law review articles. Gadamer and a Mennonite Conflict over Homosexuality. The Washington Post.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 15 million members believes that marriage between a man and a woman is ordained of God and that children are entitled to be raised by a mother and a father who honor their marital vows with complete fidelity.
There is every reason to think that they will have the same success in hindering gay marriage. I may have only five years left to live, but knowing that I can now choose a gentle death has calmed the fear and anxiety I have lived with for so long. A lot has changed since Perhaps the only good thing that can be said about this argument is that it's the most directly honest one that opponents are likely to make.
It is not simply a matter of personal belief or citing official church doctrine.