Black Churches and Gay Marriage

Black Churches and Same-Sex Marriage | November 2, 2012

Is the same-sex-marriage debate in black churches really about religion, the Bible, or equal rights? The issue has divided many pastors and their congregations.

The Black Church and Same-Sex Marriage | HuffPost

Jan 10, 2013 · The Black Church and Same-Sex Marriage. The election is behind us and President Obama in the White House for another four more years. But the issue of same-sex marriage …

Black Churches and Gay Marriage | July 16, 2004 | Religion

BOB ABERNETHY, anchor: Now, a special report on gay marriage and the black church.The national debate over same-sex marriage has posed big challenges for many African-American clergy

Both Sides Court Black Churches In the Battle Over Gay

Mar 01, 2004 · But the aggressive outreach is rife with complications. Neither white conservatives nor gay-rights advocates have had great success in sustaining broad alliances with black churches …

Black Churches, Gay Marriage and Increasing Nuance

Apr 16, 2012 · Black churches and black people, in general, continue to be portrayed as especially anti-gay, but we should remember that these organizations and individuals are …

In black churches, a gay-marriage divide | The Seattle Times

A source of debate across the country and the subject of ballot measures in four states this year, same-sex marriage remains a thorny issue within the African-American community, where objections

Black Church Group of 34,000 Churches From 15

Urging Presbyterian Church USA to «repent and be restored to fellowship,» the National Black Church Initiative, which represents 34,000 churches from 15 denominations, has declared it has severed ties with PCUSA after it amended its constitution changing their definition of marriage …

Black churches split over gay marriage and Obama – The

President Obama’s support for gay marriage, followed quickly by the NAACP’s, has put some black clergy in a bind, torn between their political loyalties and their religious beliefs.