Try digitalPLUS for 10 days for only $0.99
Topics

Pope Francis

Catholics see same-sex marriage ruling in disparate lights

Catholics see same-sex marriage ruling in disparate lights

The U.S. Supreme Court's ruling in favor of same-sex marriage nationwide makes sense to Marcelino Victorio. The 43-year-old Catholic said he believes that as long as there is love, the couple's genders shouldn't matter. "They should have the right to marry," he said. Just a few feet away Maria Flores, 52, said she respects the high court's decision but doesn't agree with it because it doesn't align with the Bible's teachings. On Sunday, Victorio and Flores listened to a sermon at the Episcopal Church of the Messiah in Santa Ana. Although both said that their faith shapes their takes on same-sex marriage, their views remain far apart. The...

Loading

81°