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MO Deacon/Lawmaker’s Bill Would Ban “Marriage” Unless It Takes Place In Church


After years of conservative Christians claiming we need to stick to “traditional marriage,” a Missouri state representative (and ordained deacon) has introduced a bill that would literally redefine marriage and put it entirely in the hands of churches.
http://bit.ly/2GdkLm1

Atheist lawmaker’s prayer sets off Arizona House dispute


An atheist member of the Arizona House denied the chance to deliver the chamber’s opening prayer by majority Republican leaders last month got the opportunity Thursday, only to see leaders rule his prayer didn’t pass muster and call up a Christian pastor.
http://bit.ly/1L7brkt

Mississippi Republican Lawmaker Pushes Bill That Would Allow The Teaching Of Creationism In Science Classes


“To say that creationism as a theory is any less valuable than any other theory that nobody can scientifically prove I just think is being close-minded.”
http://huff.to/1U6FFWr