The Collision of Two Societies: Follow Up

Thursday, June 19, 2008

Just a Note: During the summer, I will try to post a new blog entry every other week, beginning next Monday, June 23.

Last week I wrote in response to the California Supreme Court’s decision to grant same-sex couples the right to marry, expressing my concern about the coming collision between religious liberty and personal freedom in the United States.

I was pleased to discover Marc Stern’s article in the L.A. Times, in which he says, from a legal standpoint, what I was trying to say from my own, religious viewpoint.  I am still concerned about the future of religious liberties in America, and I believe people of all faiths should be vigilant about erosion of First Amendment rights.  Please read Mr. Stern’s article, and feel free to comment.


One thought on “The Collision of Two Societies: Follow Up

  1. Ray – just a comment: I am impressed by the fact that a minister of the Word and Sacrament can “bless” a house, a barn, a tractor, a dog or cat, a pet snake and turtle, a corn field or airplane, but not all human relationships are worthy of a blessing without appropriate and careful discrimination (in the minds of some…). Adios, my friend – drs

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