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Should Christians Boycott Gay Weddings?

Rev. Albert Mohler says faithful Christians can’t recognize or celebrate what they don’t think is marriage.

The Only Question Christians Should Ask About Gay Marriage

If the fall hadn’t happened, would there be gay love, sex, and marriage?

6 Things to Do the Day After Marriage Equality

The LGBT community still has work to do after our right to marry is recognized by the Supreme Court.

5 Arguments to Watch as the Supreme Court Considers Gay Marriage

Next week, the Supreme Court will hear one of the most historic oral arguments in its 226-year history.

Why Millennials Should Take Religion More Seriously

Religion is not just a placeholder for other interests — it is a powerful motivator.

If Gay Marriage Is Legalized in 2015, How Will Evangelicals Respond?

Progressives may have the momentum, but conservatives still have a majority.

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OnFaith’s Top 20 Posts of the Year

Our most popular posts of 2014 include reports on Millennials and pot, lists on Jesus and Sikhs, and much more.

10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About the Christian View of Sexuality

Why traditional Christians believe as they do regarding gender, sexuality, marriage, and the family.

Divorce Rates Are Dropping. But Are We Saving Marriage?

Will the least religious generation in decades also have the country’s most stable marriages?

Pope Francis and prelates attend morning session of extraordinary Synod of Bishops on the family at Vatican
What the Synod of Bishops’ Document Means for Gay People

The Synod’s statement is not perfect, and it leaves out the most important thing. But it represents great promise for gay Catholics.

Vatican Signals “Stunning Change” in Stance Toward Gays and Lesbians

A document from the Synod of Bishops provokes debate from the right and left flanks of the Catholic Church.

What’s Next for the 20 States That Still Ban Gay Marriage?

The court’s decision leaves unchanged 20 state laws blocking same-sex unions. But each is facing challenges.

Supreme Court Allows Gay Marriage to Expand to 30 States

In an unexpected move, the Supreme Court leaves intact lower court rulings, legalizing same sex marriage in 11 additional states.

Poll: More Americans Want More Religion in Public Life

A new Pew Research Center survey shows more Americans worrying about the decline of religious influence in policy and politics.

Appeals Court Ruling Clears Way for Gay Marriage in Bible Belt

The three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals in Richmond ruled 2-1 that gay men and lesbians have a constitutional right to marry.

Ten Years Later, Why Gay Marriage Is Winning

A decade after Massachusetts became the first state to issue marriage licenses for same-sex couples, the gay marriage movement has all the momentum.

Marilynne Robinson on Guns, Gay Marriage and Calvinism

The celebrated novelist speaks to today’s religious controversies — and worries that no one who speaks for Calvinism has read John Calvin.

“We mean totally different things when we’re talking about love”: An Interview with Jeff Chu

A conversation with the Fast Company editor and author of a travelogue into the heart of American Christians’ views on homosexuality.

Dear Evangelicals, Please Reconsider Your Fight Against Gay Rights

A journalist and longtime observer of American religious culture offers some advice to his evangelical friends.

Worldly Visions: Shame on Both Sides of the Latest Gay Marriage Flap

Some would defund poor children to make a dogmatic point. Others want to force all of Christendom on their journey into apostasy.