Tag: Marriage amendment

Love, marriage and the ‘tools’ of engagement

Love, marriage and the ‘tools’ of engagement

| Jessica Zittlow | November 22, 2011 | 1 Comment

The following column — part of a series about the marriage amendment — is provided by the Minnesota Catholic Conference, which advocates on behalf of the state’s bishops for public policies and programs that support the life and dignity of every human person.

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Group seeking marriage amendment defeat is not affiliated with Catholic Church

Group seeking marriage amendment defeat is not affiliated with Catholic Church

| September 29, 2011 | 1 Comment

Archdiocese, Minnesota Catholic Conference say ‘Catholics for Marriage Equality MN’ disputes, misinterprets Catholic teaching

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Marriage amendment deserves our support

Marriage amendment deserves our support

Regrettably, the media and some secular commentators have chosen to mischaracterize this measure as anti-gay, mean-spirited and prejudicial. This is not the case or the intent behind the initiative.

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Minnesota House passes marriage amendment bill

Minnesota House passes marriage amendment bill

| May 22, 2011 | 1 Comment

Following an emotional debate, the Minnesota House passed a measure Saturday night by a vote of 70-62 that will put a state constitutional amendment on the ballot in 2012 to define marriage as a union between one man and one woman.

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