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Making the Rounds: Bishops Endorse the March for Marriage

Thanks to Aleteia for their recent article promoting our upcoming March for Marriage! In the article, Aleteia provides some quotes from a letter written by two leading bishops to their fellow American bishops: This year, the March for Marriage is getting a specific endorsement from two leading Catholic bishops. Bishop Richard Malone and Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone, chairmen of the U.S. bishops’ […]

The Cost of Same-Sex Marriage: Children's Well-Being and Happiness

“How are heterosexuals harmed by same-sex marriage?” “Why don’t you want two people of the same gender who love each other to be married?” “Same-sex parents are just as good as heterosexual parents.” Many of those advocating to redefine marriage have sought to turn marriage and parenthood into a political cause. But the truth of the matter […]

Please go to GoFundMe.com to Help Fund Buses for the March

Friends — We have launched a new campaign through GoFundMe.com to help raise the funds we need to organize additional buses for marriage supporters to come to Washington, DC for the 2015 March for Marriage on April 25th. Please help us! We have many more requests for buses than we have funds to pay for […]

Even From Thousands of Miles Away, Marriage Supporters Are Marching

When we talk about the effects of same-sex marriage, we always come back to our two highest values–faith and family. It seems so obvious that the destruction of traditional marriage is yet another blow to the black family, with untold harm for our children. And yet, there are some who still don’t understand the importance […]

Orthodox Christians Are Marching for Marriage

Thanks to our friends at Crown Them with Glory for promoting the 2015 March for Marriage! SAVE THE DATE: March for Marriage Saturday, April 25th Book your flight and plan your trip to join us that morning on the National Mall in D.C. for the March for Marriage, and the proceeding Orthodox Gathering April 25th represents […]

Ancient Faith Presents: March for Marriage Podcast

Fr. John Parker joins Ancient Faith Radio to talk about the position of the Orthodox Church on same-sex marriage, as well as the upcoming March for Marriage on April 25th in Washington DC. For more information about the Orthodox participation in the March, visit the Crown Them With Glory website. Enjoy this insightful podcast as we […]

Philadelphia Marriage Champions: Don't Miss Your Ride to the March for Marriage

Marriage supporters from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia have generously provided many bus options for this year’s March for Marriage on April 25th in Washington, D.C. Below you can find bus info, which is also available via PhillyCatholicLife.org: Archdiocesan Buses The Archdiocese of Philadelphia Office for Life and Family is sending a bus from the counties of the Archdiocese […]

USCCB Promotes the March for Marriage

Bishop Richard Malone, Archbishop of San Francisco, is encouraging all bishops and the faithful to attend the March for Marriage on April 25, 2015!

Metropolitan Joseph's Letter in Support of the March For Marriage

In a letter to the Antiochian Archdiocese, His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph encourages his members to participate in the upcoming March for Marriage on April 25th in Washington D.C. We here at NOM greatly appreciate the letter of encouragement, because it so eloquently describes why this year’s march is so critical.  The march is a peaceful […]

The White Bow Campaign

We are encouraging all participants in the March for Marriage to wear a white bow to show their support for God’s design for marriage, tying together the two halves of humanity. The promotion of the white bow as a symbol of the fight to preserve marriage was launched in 2013 by God’s Marriage Bow, www.godsmarriagebow.org, […]

The Support of the American People Cannot Be Ignored

It is encouraging to see Americans stand up to support people of faith who have the courage to defend marriage in the public square: A Washington florist who refused to provide flowers for a same-sex wedding and was subsequently fined by a state court after she cited her Christian belief in traditional marriage as her […]

A Voice for Marriage in Alabama

In Alabama, fellow marriage defenders are working hard to protect marriage as the unique bond between one man and one woman. In the upcoming months, they are offering some wonderful opportunities for all to let their state leaders know what they, the people of Alabama, are fighting for the biblical, natural, and traditional definition of marriage.  Read […]

Should Christian Business Owners Refuse, or Reallocate?

Across our nation, we hear news about Christian florists, bakeries, and now, a pizzeria being forced to close after turning down business pertaining to same-sex wedding ceremonies. And what has ensued is an affront to America’s liberty laws: Christians are being slammed with lawsuits under the pretense of “discrimination” when in reality, it is the LGBT activists who […]

National Organization for Marriage Files Brief With US Supreme Court Detailing Public Support for Marriage; Tells Court There Is No Federal Constitutional Right to Same-Sex Marriage

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 7, 2015 Contact: Elizabeth Ray or Matille Thebolt (703-683-5004) “The notion…that the American people have significantly altered their views on same-sex marriage…is simply not true.” — Frank Schubert, NOM Political Director — Washington, D.C. — The National Organization for Marriage (NOM) and its political director, Frank Schubert, have filed a joint […]

National Organization for Marriage Calls on Indiana Legislature to Defeat Legislation That Guts Religious Liberty Law and Will Result in People of Faith Being Forced To Participate In Activities That Violate Their Beliefs or Risk Severe Punishment

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 2, 2015 Contact: Elizabeth Ray or Matille Thebolt (703-683-5004) “This supposed ‘fix’ is a complete abandonment of principle that rewards the radical left and celebrities like Miley Cyrus who grossly mischaracterized the Religious Liberty Restoration Act passed last week.” — Brian Brown, NOM president — Washington, D.C. — The National Organization […]