Thursday, November 28, 2013

Texas' Attorney General Greg Abbott Vows to Defend Gay Marriage Ban

Although, two gay couples are allegedly filing a lawsuit, Texas Attorney General vows he will defend the ban against gay marriage.  Saints of God, every time we get a strong man or woman of God in any career who speaks out against gay marriage, we ought to praise God for it.  We are living an an era when many pastors are afraid to oppose gay marriage, regardless of scriptures against homosexuality.  Therefore, there are very few like Abbott who publicly denounce gay marriage. 

According to, the two couples, Cleopatra De Leon and Nicole Dimetman of Austin and Victor Holmes and Mark Phariss of Plano, are seeking an injunction to halt the state law banning same-sex marriage.   

This is how each of you who claim to love God should be, no matter how many lawsuits, you will make a vow to stand up for what's right.  In the meantime, we will keep Attorney General Greg Abbott in our prayers.

Texas' Attorney General Greg Abbott Vows to Defend Gay Marriage Ban as Couples File Lawsuit

By Katherine Weber, Christian Post Reporter

Two same-sex couples in Texas filed a federal lawsuit this week challenging the state's constitutional ban on same-sex marriage that was overwhelmingly approved by voters in 2005. The couples argue that the ban unconstitutionally prevents them from enjoying the benefits of married couples, while the state's Attorney General Greg Abbott has vowed to vigorously defend the ban.

Lawyers for the couples said in court documents filed this week in the U.S. District Court in...Read full article, here.

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