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Christian Author Opposes Marriage Equality Because It Doesn’t Bring ‘Complimentary Genders Together’

By Igor Volsky on November 18, 2011 at 9:11 am

"Christian Author Opposes Marriage Equality Because It Doesn’t Bring ‘Complimentary Genders Together’"

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Timothy Keller, a Presbyterian pastor and author of The Meaning of Marriage, appeared on Morning Joe today and argued that marriage should only be between a man and a woman “because what you’re doing is bringing the complementary genders together.” Keller added that same-sex marriage is not compatible with the “traditional” view of Christian marriage, which believes that “the genders both bring something to the table that completes the other gender.” “Basically, the Christian view of marriage goes beyond what the modern view is right now, which is, really, just simply, I just want to be fulfilled,” he said. Watch it:

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