Franklin Graham Response to the President’s Support of Same-Sex Marriage

By   •   May 10, 2012

“On Tuesday my state of North Carolina became the 31st state to approve a constitutional amendment defining marriage as being between a man and a woman. While the move to pass amendments defining marriage is relatively new, the definition of marriage is 8,000 years old and was defined not by man, but by God Himself.

In changing his position from that of Senator/candidate Obama, President Obama has, in my view, shaken his fist at the same God who created and defined marriage. It grieves me that our president would now affirm same-sex marriage, though I believe it grieves God even more.

The institution of marriage should not be defined by presidents or polls, governors or the media. The definition was set long ago and changing legislation or policy will never change God’s definition. This is a sad day for America. May God help us.”

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37 Comments

  1. Cindi says:

    Thank you for your stand according to the gospel of our Lord and Savior.
    “Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness’ sake, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
    Matthew 5:10

  2. Richard says:

    Mr. Graham may our Lord continue using you to spread God's word.

  3. Karen says:

    Thank you Franklin for crying loud and sparing not; lifting up your voice like a trumpet in Zion… showing the people their transgressions and sin. These are signs that we are truly living in the last days. Look up! Our redemption draws near!

  4. Joyce says:

    Isn't it up to us as Christians to love one another as we are loved, and to not judge others or hold them in contempt? As the mother of four, I will not refuse my full love and acceptance to any of my children, or any other children of God.

  5. ReAnn says:

    Thank you for never budging on God's principles … so many leaders are compromising to the point of apostasy … and relieved to see that this ministry is not redefining what's right and wrong … Amen.

  6. DR JIMMY says:

    KEEP STANDING FOR TRUTH AND THE BIBLE

  7. Paulraj says:

    Dear Brother Franklyn, We are very much appreciative of your stand point and we grieve over the legal approval of such ungodliness in America that we love… These are the signs of end times and let us continue to preach TRUTH