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France, euthanasia and counter-civilization

French author Michel Houellebecq says that “a civilization that legalizes euthanasia loses the right to any respect”

Read more by Marco Respinti on IFN .

Bishop John Strickland–bringing Light and Leaven to the world

In the battle against the forces opposing God and His Creation, we must hold fast to being a light shining in the darkness.

Read more by Robert Siedlecki on IFN .

Husband, wife, or ‘partner’? How words can shape ideas about marriage

Marriage is a covenant, not a partnership

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Not “I” But “We”: Rabbi Jonathan Sacks’ Parting Witness to the Power of Marriage and Family

With the recent passing of Rabbi Jonathan Sacks, Judaism has lost one of its leading lights and the world has lost one of its most powerful moral voices. Described by American University Professor Akbar Ahmed as “one of the great sages of the Abrahamic faiths,” Rabbi Sacks was an international religious leader, philosopher, theologian, author, […]

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The Atlantic Wonders, “What If Friendship, Not Marriage, Was at the Center of Life?”

The real question is, “What if it already is—and what if that’s precisely the problem?”

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U.S. Supreme Court Justices Signal Willingness to Reverse Ruling Imposing Gay ‘Marriage’

Gay advocates say same-sex ‘marriage’ “is doomed” if Amy Coney Barrett s confirmed to the U.S. Supreme Court.

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New Video Makes It Clear Why Amy Coney Barrett Must Be Confirmed

A powerful new video from the National Organization for Marriage highlights what’s at stake in the confirmation battle facing Judge Amy Coney Barrett

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it’s going to be brutal

Dear *|FNAME|* — Amy Coney Barrett is a perfect pick for the US Supreme Court. A devout Catholic, mom of seven and a gifted intellectual…

The ENDA Rational Argument

Proponents of the Employee Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) which is approaching a vote in the Senate are quick to dismiss arguments that the bill may be a Trojan horse for the same-sex marriage agenda. (This is a tactic with which those of us in the marriage debate are very familiar. When an argument for traditional marriage […]

Crisis Magazine - The Persecution of Christians

In the aptly named Crisis Magazine, Stephen Beale has begun to chronicle the persecution of Christians as they take public stands through their businesses against the redefinition of marriage.  NOM has chronicled many of these for you, but the article is a timely reminder of the growing threat to our free exercise of religion as […]

The "Non-Scandal" Keeps Getting More Scandalous

You may remember that the mainstream media and liberal politicians began saying several weeks ago that early reports of the IRS targeting organizations and individuals based on political ideology had turned out to be a “non-scandal” – but yesterday’s developments as much as anything show that this very real scandal simply cannot be so easily […]

PA Family Institute's McGinley: Defend Marriage, For the Kids' Sake

Brandon McGinley, Field Director for the Pennsylvania Family Institute, writes in the Pennsylvania Patriot-News: Single parenthood is on the rise. Fatherlessness, in particular, abounds. Out-of-wedlock childbearing occurs at levels that previous generations of reformers, such as Democratic Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan, would find incomprehensible. Divorce rates have declined from a recent peak, but are still at […]

Blaze TV Video: Prof. Robert George Discusses SCOTUS and Marriage

Princeton Professor Robert George was on the Glenn Beck Program last week talking about the Supreme Court’s decisions on marriage:

Peters: PA AG's Refusal to Defend Law is Result of Bad Prop 8 Ruling

Juliet Eilperin of The Washington Post: Pennsylvania attorney general Kathleen Kane announced Thursday afternoon she will not defend the state in a federal lawsuit filed this week challenging the constitutionality of the state’s ban on same-sex marriage, calling the prohibition “wholly unconstitutional.” …Thomas Peters, spokesman for the National Organization for Marriage, said Kane’s refusal to defend the ban represented […]

Peters to WaPo: "Very Telling [That] Gay Marriage Advocates Are Using the Courts So Heavily"

NOM’s Thomas Peters was interviewed by the Washington Post about gay advocates turning to the courts to push their agenda — while we continue to fight for allowing the people to decide: “We think it’s very telling gay marriage advocates are using the courts so heavily,” said Thomas Peters, communications director for the National Organization […]