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Elton John Calls Out Catholic Church For Investing In ‘Rocketman’ While Being Against Gay Marriage
States across U.S. still cling to outdated gay marriage bans
He links to a Daily Beast article, which details another report out of Italy The Vatican at the time said they were looking into it how that cash came to be spent the way it had -- before Pope Francis ordered a de facto audit. The Catholic Church is not allowed to bless same-sex unions because God "does not and cannot bless sin" The Vatican's orthodoxy office, the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, issued the official ruling Monday in response to a question about whether or not Catholic clergy can bless gay unions. The answer is no, because the Vatican says Catholicism teaches that marriage is a lifelong union between a man and a woman with the purpose of creating new life.
3 Other Christian Denominations That Allow Gay Marriage
What is the difference between a civil right and a human right? Simply put, human rights are rights one acquires by being alive. Civil rights are rights that one obtains by being a legal member of a certain political state. There are obviously several liberties that overlap between these two categories, but the breakdown of rights between human and civil is roughly as follows:.
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