Even if since 2012 the Episcopal Church decided to bless same-sex couples and recently became one of the three mainline denomination to embrace the equal marriage, after the Presbyterian Church (US) and the United Church of Christ, Right Reverend John C. Bauerschmidt, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Tennessee, made the decision not to allow the churches in his jurisdiction to perform same-sex wedding ceremonies.
On June 12, 2015, Antigone Rising along with other artists and celebrities from across the country will come together to support LGBT acceptance at the inaugural Concert for Love and Acceptance, presented by Grammy-nominated and Dove Award-winning artist Ty Herndon and GLAAD, at City Winery in Nashville, Tenn.
15 states ask the Supreme Court to maintain the marriage equality ban to leave the matter in the hands of voters.
The equal marriage is legalized in one state while a Court of Appeals refused to confirm the repeal of the marriage equality ban in 4 US states.
Here we are facing the first defeat in a case challenging the ban on equal marriage in Tennessee.
After months of waiting, we know the results of the vote of the electors in Chattanooga against a non-discrimination order and this is not good news.
Wednesday, the largest attack against the ban on equal marriage will take place in Cincinnati.