--- In email@example.com
, Symeon <fyh@n...> wrote:
> byakimov@c... writes:
> > Gays "should have the benefits and civil rights of the state. In
> > spirit of American democracy, they have the right to ask for
> > marriage,''
> Um, I think you left out a phrase:
> "They should have the benefits and civil rights of the state, but
> is not a sacramental union our church will ever sanctify,'' he
> said. "But civil marriage, in the spirit of American democracy,
> have the right to ask for that.''>>
The new Met. has, in reality, combined 2 concepts--civil union and
civil marriage. A civil union is simply a legal agreement, It is
NOT a marriage. A marriage is a totally different concept. The new
Met is promoting civil marriage. This is downright evil.