There are various religious views on same-sex marriage. Arguments both in favour of and in opposition to same-sex marriage are often made on religious grounds and/or formulated in terms of religious doctrine. An increasing number of religions and various religious denominations are conducting same-sex marriages in modern times.
“They picked me up by Washington Avenue by the side,” says Michael Cheney. “I was smoking a cigarette and drinking coffee. They offered to buy me clothes and give me something to eat, haircut and things.”