A courageous county clerk in Kentucky Is defying the Supreme Court and saying she was acting “under God’s authority,” She denied marriage licenses to gay couples on Tuesday, less than a day after the court rejected her request for a delay.
The uproar unfolded shortly after 8 a.m. at the Rowan County Courthouse as two same-sex couples walked into the county clerk’s office, followed by a throng of journalists and chanting protesters on both sides of the issue. One couple, David Ermold and David Moore, tried to engage the county clerk, Kim Davis, in a debate before the cameras, but as she had before, she turned them away, saying repeatedly that she would not issue licenses to any couples, gay or straight.
“Under whose authority?” Mr. Ermold asked.
“Under God’s authority,” Ms. Davis replied.
While I don't agree with gay marriage, in the interest of biblical levity I agree with obeying all of Gods laws, not picking and choosing which ones to honor or adhere to. The bible says,
Submit yourselves to every ordinance of man for the Lord's sake: whether it be to the king, as supreme;