Marriage was established by God and like everything else God does it is the object of Satan’s attacks. Marriage is intended to symbolize the relationship between God and the people who worship him. In the Old Testament Israel is called the wife of God and in the New the church is referred to as the bride of Christ. In both cases God is represented by the male partner in the marriage and the people by the female. A union between two men or two women doesn’t show this relationship. That is why Christians must oppose the drive to legalize same sex marriage.
But in our zeal to defend against Satan’s attack on one front we have left another one completely unguarded and allowed Satan to win a major victory. Read the rest of this entry