As most of you probably know by now, Sunday night at the Grammy’s, 33 couples, both homosexual and heterosexual, were married in a ceremony, in a faux church, with Queen Latifah presiding. With Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, and others singing in the background, the couples exchanged rings. As the singing and ceremony ended, the crowd was on their feet with applause, cheers and tears.
Monday morning, article after article appeared on the internet, some approving, some calling it propaganda, some calling it anti-Christian and leftist. Many wrote about how they wished a music awards show could simply be about music. Christian responses ranged from being disappointed to calling the whole thing demonic.
I didn’t see the ceremony live, but I have since watched it. My immediate reaction: “Why are we surprised?”
For the better part of at least 40 years American Christians have been pulling out of society, creating our own Continue reading