Christians React to the Legalization of Same-Sex Marriage: 9 Key Findings

A Barna poll soon after the U.S. Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriages in all 50 states finds that Americans remain deeply divided on the issue. 49 percent said they agreed with the decision, 43 percent disagreed and 7 percent said they didn’t know. The study also found that 94 percent of evangelicals were not in favor of the court’s decision and 81 percent of Americans believe religious institutions and clergy should not be forced to perform same-sex marriages against their beliefs.  *** But keep in mind something that gives me comfort… this may all come as a shock and surprise to us… but it is not a surprise to God.  He knew all along this would happen – and His kingdom is still coming.

Read a full description of all nine key findings here.