This argument will be employed to discredit and demonize those who dissent, those who do not want to cooperate in a distortion of the meaning of marriage.
Such dissenters, we will be told, are no different from and no better than the bigots of yesteryear who railed against mixed race marriages.
Proponents of same-sex marriage often liken opposition to the bigotry that defended anti-miscegenation laws, preventing interracial couples from marrying.
They lived in Virginia, one of the states that still banned “miscegenation” – the derogatory term used to describe interracial coupling – so they needed to travel to the District of Columbia to be officially recognized as a couple.
This is where the apostle Paul rhetorically asks, "What fellowship hath light with darkness?
" In accordance with the Old Testament teaching, Paul is simply prohibiting believers from intimate fellowship with unbelievers. There are absolutely no grounds in either the Old Testament or the New Testament to prohibit interracial marriages.
Thankfully, God does not judge humans by mere external appearances.
Though humans have a tendency to judge people by how they look, including their skin color, God does not judge us by color; He judges the heart.
Given the relative scarcity of interracial relationships, sociologists have long sought to explain why they happen. "Interracial Marriage and Status-Caste Exchange in Canada and the United States." Ethnic and Racial Studies 36(1):75-96. When this happened to me, my heart was more than broken, i couldn't sleep, it was like the world was against me. I did really loved my man, i tried to hate him and erase him from my mind but it wasn't possible because our love together left footprint on my heart.