Catholic activist: Justice Kennedy betrayed Christ in gay marriage decision

Catholic activist: Justice Kennedy betrayed Christ in gay marriage decision

With his decision to legalize same-sex marriage, Catholic Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy betrayed Christ similarly to Judas, a Catholic activist said Wednesday.

“Judas betrayed Jesus with a kiss. Anthony Kennedy betrayed him with a vote,” Hugh Brown of the American Life League said at a press conference on the Supreme Court’s decision last Friday to legalize same-sex marriage nationwide.

And he should be ex-communicated from the church for his ruling, said Michael Hichborn of the pro-Catholic Lepanto Institute.

But Kennedy, who wrote the majority opinion, didn’t just betray Catholicism with his ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges, both Hichborn and Brown said. Kennedy and the four justices who joined him pose a serious threat to religious liberty in the United States, the two said with other speakers at Wednesday’s press conference.

Standing in front of the Supreme Court, Hichborn said the court’s decision “has declared war against every Christian in America.”

In a statement read aloud, Rev. Shenen Boquet of the Catholic Human Life International, said the court’s decision has set the stage for a “cold civil war” among families, communities and churches.

Wednesday’s speakers, who represented nine Christian groups, said they fear that the court’s decision to legalize gay marriage will bring a myriad of lawsuits against Christian business owners and Christian employees who disagree with gay marriage.

Hichborn said he expects “an explosion of such cases,” predicting that gays and lesbians will ask Christian or Catholic churches to perform their weddings.

Bob Laid of the Cardinal Newman Society, a Catholic education advocacy group, said he fears Catholic schools across the country will be forced to adopt employment provisions and benefits that extend to married same-sex couples.

Scott Schittl of CitizenGo, an international religious liberty group, said he expects Christian bakers and florists in the U.S. will be forced to participate in gay marriages even if it goes against their conscience and religious beliefs.

John-Henry Westen, editor of the conservative news organization LifeSiteNews, said legal action in other countries could foreshadow impending assaults on religious liberty in the U.S.

“In Ireland, churches face fines for not letting same-sex couples have ceremonies on church property,” he said. “In France, negative speech against homosexuality is banned, and in the Canadian province of Quebec, parents are forced to teach their home-schooled children the government’s sexual ideology.”

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Here-under are some articles about marriage for you to read or watch: 

  1. Getting to know you, please click this link: http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/?p=284
  2. Be Positive, please click this link: http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/?p=288
  3. Love and Marriage, please click this link: http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/?p=292
  4. Endless Love – Marriage after all, please click this link: http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/?p=294
  5. Say it with love, please click this link: http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/?p=298
  6. Quality family moments, please click this link: http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/?p=300
  7. Secret of successful marriage, please click this link: http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/?p=302
  8. The vocation of marriage, please click this link: http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/?p=1968
  9. Marriage as Covenant, please click this link: http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/?p=1974
  10. Humility: Foundation for Marital Happiness, please click this link: http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/?p=1986
  11. Gratitude: Foundation for marriage, please click this link: http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/?p=1980
  12. True Meaning of marriage, please click this link: http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/?p=1972
  13. Marriage and incompatibility, please click this link: http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/?p=2112
  14. Love is a garden, please click this link: http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/?p=2116
  15. Three kinds of love, please click this link: http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/?p=2095

“God himself is the author of marriage” (GS 48:1). The vocation of marriage is written in the very nature of man and woman as they came from the hand of the Creator. Marriage is not a purely human institution despite the many variations it may have undergone through the centuries in different cultures, social structures, and spiritual attitudes (CCC:1603)

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Homosexuality, the Grave Evil Presented as Good, Part 1

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Homosexuality, Question and Answer Part 2

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Homosexuals and Freemasons inside the Church

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Michael Voris gives a series of short talks, answering questions coming in response to his talk on homosexuality in Nigeria.

In this talk from Nigeria, Michael Voris speaks about the grave evil presented as good – homosexuality. “Homosexuality refers to relations between men or between women who experience an exclusive or predominant sexual attraction toward persons of the same sex. It has taken great variety of forms through the centuries and in different cultures. Its psychological genesis remains largely unexplained. Basing itself on Sacred Scripture, which presents homosexual acts as acts of grave depravity (cf. Gen 19:1-29; Rom 1:24-27; 1 Cor 6:10; 1 Tim 1:10), tradition has always declared that ‘homosexual acts are intinsically disordered” (CDF, Persona humana 8). They are contrary to the natural law. They close the sexual act to the gift of life. They do not proceed from a genuine affective and sexual complementarity. Under no circumstances can they be approved” (CCC: 2357).