Skip to comments.NY Legislature legalizes gay marriage
Posted on 06/24/2011 8:06:12 PM PDT by PROCON
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Gay marriage will become legal in New York state after the Republican-led state Senate voted to approve it. Advocates are calling it a historic step as New York stands to become the sixth but by far the largest state to legalize same-sex marriage.
Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo lobbied hard for the bill and has promised to sign it.
The Senate vote is viewed as a major gain in an effort to allow gay marriage nationally.
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Actually, homosexuality and child sexual abuse are rampant among those who follow Mohammed.
But why would one expect you to know such things. Liberals are always ignorant.
Good discussion in the comments after the article. The author doesn’t back down either.
Concrete, filth, crime and now this. More than enough reason to never again visit the Empire state.
I am having a “discussion” with some homosexuals on Facebook. They are too happy. I posted a study about homosexuality and depression/suicide. That seemed to upset them. I no longer care if I am called names. I will not bow down to this PC crap. Homosexuality is morally and spiritually wrong and trying to teach children it is normal is child abuse!
It won't last long though, the coming backlash against the perverted marxist degenerate scum democrat party and their supporters in the populace and the press isn't going to be pretty.
The nation cannot endure half evil marxist and half good capitalist.
Somehow I don't see these homosexuals, communists and welfare cases taking up arms to prevent the free states from leaving.
Not according to one of the Senators speaking in their Senate tonight, who said as he voted for this passage... "Light has come into this chamber tonight".
I think there's several scriptures which speaks about 'depraved men' calling darkness light as this senator did. He would do well to read it....the end result for doing so is not pretty.
But I seriously see this as a prophetic plunge into indescribably depravity. We are done with any innocence we once possessed. It has to come, but the trip through the fire will be excruciating.
What in the WORLD are you smoking tonight?
Jesus and his apostles call for purity in sexual relationship.
Since you don't read the Bible, I'll remind you of the time Jesus said "And they said, Moses suffered to write a bill of divorcement, and to put her away. And Jesus answered and said unto them, For the hardness of your heart he wrote you this precept. But from the beginning of the creation God made them male and female. For this cause shall a man leave his father and mother, and cleave to his wife; And they twain shall be one flesh: so then they are no more twain, but one flesh. What therefore God hath joined together, let not man put asunder."
MALE AND FEMALE. You have no right to preach until you GET YOUR STUFF RIGHT.
20 Woe to those who call evil good, and good evil;
Who put darkness for light, and light for darkness;
Who put bitter for sweet, and sweet for bitter!
21 Woe to those who are wise in their own eyes,
And prudent in their own sight!
22 Woe to men mighty at drinking wine,
Woe to men valiant for mixing intoxicating drink,
23 Who justify the wicked for a bribe,
And take away justice from the righteous man!
24 Therefore, as the fire devours the stubble,
And the flame consumes the chaff,
So their root will be as rottenness,
And their blossom will ascend like dust;
Because they have rejected the law of the LORD of hosts,
And despised the word of the Holy One of Israel.
25 Therefore the anger of the LORD is aroused against His people;
He has stretched out His hand against them
And stricken them,
And the hills trembled.
Their carcasses were as refuse in the midst of the streets.
GOP Senator Stephen Saland of Poughkeepsie:
“While I understand that my vote will disappoint many, I also know my vote is a vote of conscience,” Saland said in a statement to The Associated Press before the vote. “I am doing the right thing in voting to support marriage equality.”
Gay couples in gallery wept during Saland’s speech.
GOP Senator Mark Grisanti, a GOP freshman from Buffalo, also said he would vote for the bill.
So you are saying the New Yorkers who died on 911, died because other New Yorkers support gay marriage?
That's Fred Phelps logic.
Only a statist scumbag would equate depraved criminal behavior to resisting forced acceptance of homosexual behavior.
This “law” has nothing to do with “legalizing” homosexual marriage. It’s about forcing State residents and those doing business in NY to fully support homosexual behavior.
Right before our eyes our nations crumbles. It is heart breaking.
Well, frankly, I hope every Senator who voted for this depravity goes home, eats a good meal, gets a good night’s sleep, and then wakes up with a debilitating stroke that makes the rest of their lives a long, miserable, unending hell. That’s exactly what these pieces of human garbage deserve.
It’s obvious the Repukes only care about power and the status quo, the party is officially dead to me.
I would urge all NY freepers and any other patriotic, God-fearing conservatives stuck in NY to leave the dump asap.
Like I said, I don’t want to make this a religious debate. However, I’d encourage everyone to look into postmillenialism (the Evangelical variety, not the bogus liberal variety). There are many different proposed interpretations of Bible prophecy, and I have found preterist postmillenialism to be the most consistent.
The deletion of rsquare’s comments and the comments of those who responded to them is un-called for. We need to know that these trolls are here infecting this forum.
I have never read a more disgusting post in favor of homosexual marriage and in opposition to traditional christianity than post number 77.
That post needs to be restored and the comments directed to it need to be restored and rsquare needs to be sent back to DU where his philosophy will be appreciated.
Many people don't realize how late the time is.
That’s odd. Usually trolls like that just get banned, not have all kinds of comments and replies deleted.
“Advocates are calling it a historic step “
Pelosi called Obamacare historic, but there’s good history and bad history, and we know the difference.
Plural marriages will be next.
I have this terrible feeling that when the rapture actually occurs, nobody is going to notice.
Not even Caligula himself enacted this kind of disgusting crap.
Oh, I am not giving up hope at all. In fact news events like happened tonight strengthen my hope because it validates the prophecy of the Bible.
Furthermore, I know that things will get better. Victoriously better. It is just that it will get a hell of a lot worse before it gets better.
I can understand your desire in not starting a religious debate. And I am not trying to debate with you. It is just that this issue is not anti-American or anti-Western civilization. It is not about politics. It goes much further. It goes even before the creation of Israel. That is how important it is to God; it also has adverse effects to the stability of societies and civilizations. Again, these vermin scum in NY and elsewhere have no idea who they are attacking and what the terrifying consequences it will bring.
That post was 10 times worse than almost any troll's post I have read on this forum. I have never read a more pro-homosexual agenda and anti-Christian rant on Free Republic and the post just disappears, all the comments directed to it just disappeared and the poster still has posting rights.
I'd like an explanation. Someone is protecting rsquare. Why?
You exposed yourself leftist. You and that which you promote are my enemies. Anything you may post from here further is irrelevant.
I am saying God will not protect those who live in sin, PERIOD. MORE TO COME.
Sayward sent me an email that she voted for the same-sex bill because “separation of church and state” is in the Constitution.
But it’s NO WHERE in the Constitution. These are our “leaders”?????
I’m just waiting for the moon to change to the color of blood.
As I was pondering the fact that this happened in a Republican controlled body, with the votes of Republicans, I remember that the Grand Old Party was founded for the purpose of combating what they called the “twin relics of barbarism,” polygamy and slavery.
One man, one woman marriage and the protection of life and liberty.
I’m thinking that there seems to be very, very few Republican “leaders” now who have any knowledge of history. Much less moral history. Even the history of their own party.
Well theres this guy
Here's a quote from that last one:
"The entire meeting yesterday was a political exercise with the goal of showing the media and the country that his President is doing something. I had no interest in being part of such a stunt. I'd rather actually do something."
SO...all things considered, I think he qualifies.
“I am saying God will not protect those who live in sin, PERIOD. MORE TO COME.”
He never has.
I think you really need to think about what you posted. And also think about what Phelps is doing. I don’t see much difference to be honest with you.
It appears that the poster has now been deleted.
I just wish the posts would be restored so people can know why he was zotted.
A good question in the video below, when a man asks:
“What do you think about teaching this in the schools?”
Later a good point in the video which stated:
“Marriage is an institution which predates the State, and the State has no right to change it.
Also, a lighter moment, but yet profound at the same time, when one of the voluminous drivers who honked their horns to support TRADITIONAL MARRIAGE, parked his car to look at the sign that said to Honk if you support traditional marriage, because he said he was confused, as he could not believe so many drivers were honking for traditional marriage, as he thought the Bronx was liberal.
Constant honking of horns in Long Island, and Manhattan, too, as you can see, and hear, in the video.
Listen to the people honking their horns in the background to support TRADITIONAL MARRIAGE.
Note the Black people in the Video supporting TRADITIONAL MARRIAGE, which will surely weaken the talking point which compares interrational marriage with same-sex “marriage.”
Why should FR allow anti-Christian remarks? It is blasphemy, and blashemy should be deleted.
It will end in the persecution of the church.
There’s no legal argument against it at this point.
What a farce of a society we’ve become.
I’m finished with political affiliations. I’m finished with popular culture. I’m finished with the idea that this country stands for anything anymore. The ideals represented on Mt. Rushmore are dead and buried. We are a sick, decrepit, dwindling nation of perverts, crowd-followers, egotists, opportunists, economic thieves, and cowards.
We can’t even say the name “God” in a public Pledge of Allegiance.
We are distorted like a cracked mirror. We are the serpent in the garden, plucking up children, destroying the unwanted and weak, worshiping our idols, waiting for handouts. We are lazy, uneducated, ignorant of history, dazzled by shiny objects, atheistic, amoral, relativist trash.
God will punish us by simply allowing the rotten fruit of our heinous, power-drunk civic leaders, celebrities, media, and Christian-hating corporations destroy us from within.
And in the end, when each one of us is called before God to account for our actions, may we all be able to say we fought the good fight and were never ashamed to proclaim that Christ is Lord.
When the poster is deleted, the remarks should remain as a warning to others about what will not be tolerated.
The poster has been deleted. I think the comments that led to him being booted from Free Republic should stand.
Congratulations to all you divorce lawyers out there in New York.. Nice way of winning another boom (after cashing in on 9/11). And all you gays..Now you will know what its like to be a straight going through a divorce. You’d have been better off with Civil Unions. Be careful what you wish.for...
Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who put darkness for light and light for darkness, who put bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter! Isaiah 5:20
“I think the comments that led to him being booted from Free Republic should stand.”
I wouldn’t mind that EXCEPT for Christian BLASPEMY.
Christian BLASPEMY should NEVER, EVER remain!
Maybe there should be a section called, “The Sewer”, where such posts can be viewed. Maybe not all of them, but perhaps a “Hall of Shame”.
Please excuse the typos, but I’m tired and upset.
Rsquare said we should all read the Koran, we were non-different from the Taliban, that we are all closeted fags chasing little boys, and more!
Plus comments to him were deleted.
This is unusual.