In the wake of the recent Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage, there is genuine concern among Christians that the decision will be used to deny them their First Amendment rights and shutter their businesses.
First and foremost, it must be stated that the claim that Christian entrepreneurs are guilty of discrimination by refusing to do business with homosexuals is patently false. What these owners refuse to do is to promote a message that runs contrary to their Christian beliefs. Do people have a right to be homosexual? Arguably, yes. Do homosexuals have a right to force Christians to participate in an activity that run ... continue reading »