The vast majority of Christians in the United States consider themselves law-abiding citizens, and shy away from public acts that defy law and order. Search results are sorted by a combination of factors to give you a set of choices in response to your search criteria. Selah Hebrew for "pause" -- found in the Book of Psalms. When asked why she refused them, Sandy Byerly, manager of the license office, said that she was upholding the law of the Commonwealth of Kentucky, which wrote anti-gay discrimination into the state constitution in by an amendment saying that "only a marriage between one man and one woman shall be a marriage in Kentucky," according to the Louisville Courier-Journal. Bojangles and Dominique are these:
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More than just a set of beliefs, our Christianity is a "way" we practice in order to be more authentic, loving human beings. Selah Hebrew for "pause" -- found in the Book of Psalms. In a public statement to the church and the world at large, Pastor Joe wrote on Jan. As he told the Courier-Journalhe felt anxiety about the prospect of arrest, but he and his spouse of six years were "trusting in God and deeply called to do this. About one third of the congregation is comprised of refugees and immigrants. This business was removed from the services collection. Offered the option of being cited for the offense rather than being arrested, the Baptist preacher and his spouse told the Metro Police officer that they had a "spiritual obligation" to resist the injustice of a law that denied them their civil right to marriage.
Toggle navigation Diocese of Kentucky. This business was removed from the services collection. Kentucky Baptist Convention poised to dismiss Crescent Hill. This business was removed from the community collection. But given the damage done to the lives, psyches and families of LGBTQ people in the name of religion, decisive action to reverse the course of prejudice in the faith community looks essential, if the church is to be true to its Savior and its own soul. After the refusal by the clerk, the gay couple staged a peaceful pray-in until they were arrested and charged with trespassing at 5 p.