Today, MCC congregations around the world perform more than same-sex marriage ceremonies annually. The following pages describe the tangible, human impact of such discrimination—which will likely worsen as a result of religious exemption laws—on the people who bear the brunt of it.
Within the Christian tradition, religious objections to same-sex marriages are often based upon the Bible. This would stabilize a religious views against same sex marriage in New Hampshire segment of our society, and we would all of us be better able to acknowledge our diversity.
Sexual relations are proper only between a man and a woman who are legally and lawfully wedded as husband and wife. According to Catholic moral doctrine, acts of sexual intimacy are only proper between a man and a woman within wedlock.