I started this series by asking ‘What is marriage?’. I have argued that it involves two people of the opposite sex, and innately excludes same sex couples. I’ve offered reasons for this in an attempt to show why we should not change the definition of marriage. (See previous articles: What is Marriage? Part 1, Part […]
My definition, largely taken from Sherif Gergis and Ryan T Anderson, is a definition that describes marriage as a relationship that is very different from any other human relationship or living arrangement.
The case for answering this question can seem very straightforward. If two people love each other, why shouldn’t they be allowed to marry?
“Love is love!” Have you heard that? I’m not sure if that’s true. I think we use the word love way too easily. Sometimes we use the word love in ways it shouldn’t be used, or when we’re not clear about what it means.