Whether they get a marriage license from the Fayette County Clerk is pretty much irrelevant, I think, in the eyes of God. Philpot, a former state senator, said that the worst impact of gay marriage is its effect on children. Pride Celebration Kickoff Party. Invalid email address. Of course, now same sex marriage legislation is passed in the ACT, even with exemptions for religious bodies, the matter will not end here.
Philpot made the comments on Sept.
So how can marriage survive as a useful institution if it is extended to people it was not designed for? Cancel Send. Heyburn II, after striking down gay marriage bans in Kentuckydefended his ruling in a public debate with Cothran.
In an email, Philpot said, "My views on the deep spiritual nature of marriage have never stopped me from following the law and being fair to all people, including those who identify themselves as LGBT.