As Maryland politicians prepare to give final approval to a law that will redefine marriage to include same-sex couples, local Christians have pledged to bring the issue to a referendum in November.
“The Catholic Church, like others throughout Western civilization for thousands of years, has regarded marriage for its unique gifts rooted in nature,” said Cardinal Edwin O’Brien, apostolic administrator of Baltimore.
He said that the archdiocese “will eagerly and zealously engage its 500,000 members in overturning this radical legislation.”
A bill to legalize same-sex “marriage” was narrowly approved by the Virginia Senate on Feb. 23. The legislation, which has already been approved by the...READ MORE