Daily Archives: October 19, 2012

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Defense of Marriage Act is declared unconstitutional

The Defense of Marriage Act of 1996 was signed by President Clinton and became law. The problem with this bill was that it made the institution of marriage, the definition of marriage, and who is eligible for marriage subject to the rule of man-made law. If a law is man-made it can be changed. So, we should not be surprised that the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals determined that the Defense of Marriage Act is unconstitutional. This ruling was made because marriage was defined as a union between a man and a woman. This is what happens when institutions created by God are apparently made subject to the will of man.  There is a certain irony in saying that […]