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We did not forget  |  Posted on: August 30th, 2013

Dear Friends, The end of August marks the end of the first month of legal same-sex “marriage” in our state. We’ve heard from many of you experiencing the same emotions we are—heartbreak for our state’s families and children, confusion over how … Continue reading »

Announcing the MARRIAGE MAJORITY INITIATIVE  |  Posted on: August 1st, 2013

Minneapolis – Today, Minnesota for Marriage announces the launch of the Marriage Majority Initiative. The Marriage Majority Initiative will work to restore a pro-marriage majority in the Minnesota House in 2014 by supporting legislators who withstood immense political pressure in … Continue reading »

Keep Your Beliefs to Yourself!  |  Posted on: July 31st, 2013

                    8.1.2013 As we’re sure you remember, just last year 1 man-1 woman marriage supporters were told often and loudly “not to worry,” that there was “no real threat to marriage.” … Continue reading »

Yes, you can support Marriage for FREE!  |  Posted on: July 29th, 2013

There may be no such thing as a free lunch, but there IS a FREE way to support Marriage! The PCR campaign is back in Minnesota! Did you know that you can give $50 per person ($100 per couple) to … Continue reading »

No Surprise: There Is No Constitutional Right to Same-Sex “Marriage”  |  Posted on: June 26th, 2013

The long-awaited Supreme Court decisions on the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and California’s Proposition 8, demonstrate unsurprisingly that there is no constitutional right to same-sex “marriage.” “The Court’s rulings today affirm that the conversation about marriage can continue … Continue reading »

Thank YOU!  |  Posted on: May 23rd, 2013

Dear Friends, It has been a rough several days for all of us who believe that marriage can only be the union of one man and one woman. As you know, on May 9th the MN House of Representatives passed … Continue reading »

MN Senate Passes Gay “Marriage” Bill  |  Posted on: May 13th, 2013

Bill Tramples Religious Liberty Rights of Thousands of Minnesotans and Redefines Marriage and Parenthood as Genderless for All Minneapolis—Today is an historic and sad day for the state of Minnesota. As a result of years of campaigning by gay “marriage” … Continue reading »

MN House Passes Gay “Marriage” Bill  |  Posted on: May 9th, 2013

Bill Would Trample Religious Liberty Rights of Thousands of Minnesotans and Redefine Marriage and Parenthood as Genderless for All Minneapolis—Just six months ago, we were told often and loudly that there were no real threats to the current definition of … Continue reading »

Minnesota for Marriage Opposes Fitzsimmons Amendment to Same-Sex “Marriage” Bill  |  Posted on: May 9th, 2013

Minneapolis –The amendment offered by Representative Fitzsimmons, though likely well-intentioned, does little to protect basic religious liberty rights and could actually narrow the religious liberty protections found in the original bill language. Further, inserting the term “civil” in front of … Continue reading »

Exposing the Truth About Same-Sex “Marriage” & Religious Liberty  |  Posted on: May 6th, 2013

Minneapolis – Today, a diverse panel of speakers exposed the truth about the gay “marriage” bill—religious liberties cannot be adequately protected when the state redefines marriage. “Gay ‘marriage’ proponents told Minnesotans last fall that the Marriage Protection Amendment wasn’t necessary … Continue reading »

Interfaith Religious Leaders Send Letter Urging Legislators to Oppose Same-Sex Marriage Bill  |  Posted on: April 18th, 2013

Religious leaders affirm natural marriage as a foundational social institution rooted in the complementarity of the sexes and reject claims that the same-sex “marriage” bill adequately protects religious liberty and rights of conscience Minneapolis–Religious leaders representing hundreds of faith communities … Continue reading »

New UCLA, Williams Institute study shows lack of support for gay “marriage” in Minnesota  |  Posted on: April 12th, 2013

Lack of support undermines claim that state Legislators have a mandate to legalize gay “marriage” Minneapolis – Today, Minnesota for Marriage pointed to a new Williams Institute at UCLA study that showed support for gay “marriage” in Minnesota at only … Continue reading »

Minnesota for Marriage ROAD TRIP!  |  Posted on: April 12th, 2013

Minneapolis – Today, Minnesota for Marriage has its newly designed RV packed and ready to go! Minnesota for Marriage staff; a guest speaker known nationally for his work promoting marriage and the family; and plenty of buttons, t-shirts, and materials … Continue reading »

Think Gay “Marriage” Won’t Impact You?  |  Posted on: April 4th, 2013

Think Gay “Marriage” Won’t Impact You? THINK AGAIN. Dear Friend, Proponents of the gay “marriage” bill (House File 1054/Senate File 925) continue to tout the bill’s “religious liberties protections.” What they neglect to tell you is that these “protections” only … Continue reading »

Marriage at the Supreme Court  |  Posted on: March 26th, 2013

Minneapolis – In a recent CNN piece, Ryan Anderson, co-author of  What Is Marriage? Man and Woman: A Defense, highlighted the fact that the American Academy of Pediatrics group’s support for gay “marriage,” which argues that it’s “in the best … Continue reading »

Gay “Marriage”. . . No Matter the Cost?  |  Posted on: March 14th, 2013

Minneapolis – Yesterday, some Minnesota senators attempted to gain more information about the cost of the gay “marriage” bill to Minnesota taxpayers—but their requests fell on deaf ears. This was just one day after the Senate Judiciary Committee approved the … Continue reading »

Minnesota for Marriage Takes Action at the United States Supreme Court  |  Posted on: February 5th, 2013

Minneapolis—Last week, Minnesota for Marriage (MFM) took action at the national level in defense of authentic marriage. MFM filed an amicus (“friend of the court”) brief in the United States Supreme Court in support of Proposition 8—California’s own version of … Continue reading »

ALERT: MUFAF Hires High-Powered Lobbyists to Pressure Lawmakers to Legalize Gay “Marriage”  |  Posted on: January 31st, 2013

Courts Put Gay “Marriage” Lawsuit On Hold Pending Outcome In Legislature Contact Your Legislator Today and Tell Them You Don’t Want Marriage & Family Redefined! The effort to legalize gay “marriage” and redefine the family has moved into high gear … Continue reading »

URGENT UPDATE: Contact Your Legislator  |  Posted on: January 16th, 2013

Urgent Update – Contact Your Legislator and Tell Them You Don’t Want Marriage Redefined. As you may know, the 2013 legislative session began on Tuesday, January 8th and gay “marriage” activists are already contacting their legislators and Governor Dayton and … Continue reading »

Merry Christmas from Minnesota for Marriage!  |  Posted on: December 20th, 2012

Christmas is almost upon us and the end of the year is quickly approaching.  And, it’s time to be looking ahead to the New Year and to prepare for the push to legalize same-sex “marriage” that is certain to come … Continue reading »

Happy Thanksgiving from Minnesota for Marriage!  |  Posted on: November 21st, 2012

Dear Marriage Supporter, If you’re like me, this Thanksgiving you may still be grieving over the defeat of the Marriage Protection Amendment in the election two weeks ago. And not just because we lost something we had worked so hard … Continue reading »

Protecting Marriage: What Happens Next?  |  Posted on: November 19th, 2012

Dear Friends, As we shared with you following the election last week, and as you’ve probably heard ad nauseum from the media since then, despite our best efforts, a majority of Minnesota voters rejected the proposal to secure the definition … Continue reading »

Minnesota for Marriage Thanks Supporters, Volunteers, Pastors, Faith Leaders for Their Selfless Effort to Preserve Marriage As Between One Man And One Woman  |  Posted on: November 7th, 2012

Coalition members will continue to work together to restore a vibrant culture of marriage in Minnesota “Despite the disappointing outcome of this election, we rejoice tonight that marriage is still marriage. We know that God has defined marriage as between … Continue reading »

Vote!  |  Posted on: November 6th, 2012

Friends – Election Day is here and it is absolutely critical that you go and vote YES on Amendment 1, the Minnesota Marriage Protection Amendment. This race is too close to call and we are anticipating a late evening as … Continue reading »

Minnesota for Marriage to Host Election Night Celebration  |  Posted on: November 6th, 2012

Minnesota for Marriage to Host Election Night Celebration Honoring Tens of Thousands of Supporters & Volunteers Dedicated to Defending Marriage in Minnesota Minneapolis – Minnesota for Marriage will host an Election Night celebration on Tuesday, November 6th at the Embassy … Continue reading »

Minnesota For Marriage Announces Final Print Ads  |  Posted on: November 5th, 2012

Please take a moment to check out our final Minnesota for Marriage print ads highlighting support for Amendment 1, the Marriage Protection Amendment. The first features a letter from former members of the DFL party. Their letter highlights the important … Continue reading »

Pioneer Press Attacked by Readers for Staying Neutral on Marriage Amendment  |  Posted on: November 5th, 2012

Pioneer Press Attacked by Readers for Staying Neutral on Marriage Amendment Attack Sends A Chilling Example of Consequences if Same-Sex Marriage Is Legalized in Minnesota Minneapolis – On Saturday, November 3, the Pioneer Press published a neutral editorial on the … Continue reading »

Stolen sign- Actions like this show it won’t be live and let live if marriage is not protected in Minnesota  |  Posted on: November 5th, 2012

Check out this footage of a Minnesota For Marriage yard sign being stolen right out of someone’s front yard. Actions like this show that it won’t be live and let live if marriage is not protected in Minnesota and is … Continue reading »

New Marriage Minute Video: “Vote YES November 6th!”  |  Posted on: November 4th, 2012

Minnesota For Marriage Releases New Marriage Minute Video: “Vote YES November 6th!” The election is November 6th, and now the future of marriage is in YOUR hands. Will your vote help uplift and restore a vibrant marriage culture where our … Continue reading »

Maine Middle Schoolers Exposed to Discussion on Homosexual Foreplay as Same-Sex Marriage Comes to Vote  |  Posted on: November 3rd, 2012

Homosexual foreplay discussed in Maine Middle Schools – it’s already happening even as same-sex “marriage” comes to a vote in that state this Tuesday. Even while Minnesota gay marriage advocates decry, “this amendment [Minnesota Marriage Protection Amendment] has nothing to … Continue reading »

150 Medical Professionals Urge Minnesotans to VOTE YES On Amendment 1  |  Posted on: November 2nd, 2012

150 Medical Professionals Urge Minnesotans to VOTE YES On Amendment 1 Point To Abundant Research That Shows The Best Environment For The Creation And Care For Children Is With A Married Mother And Father Minneapolis, MN – Today, 150 medical … Continue reading »

Minnesota for Marriage Announces Winner of The Great VOTE YES Pumpkin Carving Contest!  |  Posted on: November 2nd, 2012

Minnesota for Marriage Announces Winner of The Great VOTE YES Pumpkin Carving Contest! Minneapolis, MN – Today, Minnesota for Marriage announced the winners of the Great VOTE YES Pumpkin Carving Contest, Kevin and Emily from Eagan, MN. Kevin and Emily … Continue reading »

Minnesota For Marriage Announces The Release Of Two VOTE YES TV Ads  |  Posted on: November 2nd, 2012

Minnesota For Marriage Announces The Release Of Two VOTE YES TV Ads Promises that “same-sex marriage won’t affect you” have been broken repeatedly—here in Minnesota we can love and respect LGBT people without redefining marriage Minneapolis – Today, Minnesota for … Continue reading »

New Marriage Minute Video Released: “No Impact on Rights & Benefits”  |  Posted on: November 1st, 2012

Minnesota For Marriage Releases New Marriage Minute Video: “No Impact on Rights & Benefits” The Marriage Amendment will have no impact on the rights or benefits of same-sex couples. Moreover, the Amendment does not change Minnesota law or prevent the … Continue reading »

Christian Faith Leaders Stand in Support of Amendment 1  |  Posted on: November 1st, 2012

Christian Faith Leaders Stand in Support of Amendment 1 Christians say obedience to God’s Word and love lead them to vote YES Minneapolis, MN – Pastors for Marriage, a member group of the coalition Minnesota for Marriage, today announced that … Continue reading »

Rev. Billy Graham Endorses Minnesota Marriage Protection Amendment  |  Posted on: October 31st, 2012

Rev. Billy Graham Endorses Minnesota Marriage Protection Amendment Urges Minnesotans to Vote Yes To Pass Amendment 1 Minneapolis, MN – Today, Evangelist Billy Graham issued a statement urging the people of Minnesota to VOTE YES to pass Amendment 1, the … Continue reading »

Minnesota For Marriage Releases New Marriage Minute Video: “What We Believe”  |  Posted on: October 30th, 2012

Minnesota For Marriage Releases New Marriage Minute Video: “What We Believe” This video is a summary of what we believe about Marriage and why Amendment 1, the Marriage Protection Amendment is necessary in Minnesota. In sum, God designed marriage for … Continue reading »

Vandalism Attacks Continue Against Marriage Supporters  |  Posted on: October 30th, 2012

Vandalism Attacks Continue Against Marriage Supporters Attacks Send Chilling Message to Minnesotans Minneapolis – Today, Minnesota for Marriage revealed that several VOTE YES billboards have been vandalized in the metro area. The billboards are located at Franklin and Hennepin Ave., … Continue reading »

Minnesota For Marriage Releases Finance Report  |  Posted on: October 30th, 2012

Minnesota For Marriage Releases Finance Report Contributions More Than Double Get-Out-The-Vote Efforts Launched Across State Minneapolis, MN – Today, Minnesota For Marriage released its latest campaign finance report outlining that the committee has raised $3.6 million for the period January … Continue reading »

Minnesota For Marriage Releases Two New Radio Ads  |  Posted on: October 30th, 2012

Minnesota For Marriage Releases Two New Radio Ads Ads Focus On What Happens To Individuals, Small Businesses, Churches – and Especially Children – When Same-Sex Marriage Has Been Imposed Elsewhere Minneapolis – Today, Minnesota for Marriage announced the release of … Continue reading »

Rabbi Statement in Support of Amendment 1  |  Posted on: October 26th, 2012

Rabbi Statement in Support of Amendment 1 Minnesota Rabbis Explain that Judaism and the Torah Sanction Only the Union of One Man and One Woman as a Marriage Minneapolis, MN – Minnesota Rabbis released a statement in support of Amendment … Continue reading »

Consequences if Marriage is Redefined: A Canada Perspective  |  Posted on: October 25th, 2012

Consequences if Marriage is Redefined: A Canada Perspective What will happen if we fail to pass the Minnesota Marriage Protection Amendment?  We need look no further than to our neighbor to the north, Canada, to see what will happen if … Continue reading »

Minnesota for Marriage Releases 4th VOTE YES TV Ad  |  Posted on: October 25th, 2012

Minnesota for Marriage Releases 4th VOTE YES TV Ad When marriage was redefined in Massachusetts, local schools taught that boys can marry boys, and parents had no right to take their children out of class or even be informed when … Continue reading »

Seven Former DFL State Senators Urge All Minnesotans to Vote Yes On Amendment 1, the Marriage Protection Amendment  |  Posted on: October 24th, 2012

Seven Former DFL State Senators Urge All Minnesotans to Vote Yes On Amendment 1, the Marriage Protection Amendment Point to lawsuit in Hennepin County District Court and pending legislative efforts to legalize same-sex marriage as need for passing the amendment. … Continue reading »

Statement from Pastor Brad Brandon  |  Posted on: October 24th, 2012

Statement from Pastor Brad Brandon “My recent public comments that religious liberty is frequently the first casualty of those who seek to impose a political agenda are being taken out of context and used by opponents of marriage to make … Continue reading »

Lesbian Couple Files Discrimination Complaint Against NY Farm Owners  |  Posted on: October 24th, 2012

Lesbian Couple Files Discrimination Complaint Against NY Farm Owners Complaint provides yet another example of how life in states where marriage has been redefined is not “live and let live” Minneapolis, MN – An Albany, New York lesbian couple filed … Continue reading »

Minnesota For Marriage Releases New Marriage Minute Video: “A Look at Consequences: KIDS”  |  Posted on: October 23rd, 2012

Minnesota For Marriage Releases New Marriage Minute Video: “A Look at Consequences: KIDS” The fundamental public purpose of marriage is to provide the ideal environment for children to be raised by the people who brought them into the world. The … Continue reading »

Minnesota Gay Marriage Advocates Mislead, Distort Facts  |  Posted on: October 22nd, 2012

Minnesota Gay Marriage Advocates Mislead, Distort Facts “Research” casting same-sex parenting in neutral or positive light shown to be unsound Minneapolis, Minn.—The claim of marriage amendment opponents, most recently including some doctors, that 25 years of research supports the conclusion … Continue reading »

Uptown VOTE YES Billboard Vandalized  |  Posted on: October 21st, 2012

Another Example of “Not Live and Let Live” Minneapolis, MN – Yesterday, a Vote Yes billboard in Minneapolis was vandalized.  The destruction demonstrates the kind of environment Minnesotans can expect if marriage is redefined in Minnesota. The vandalism came on … Continue reading »

Minnesota for Marriage Releases 3rd VOTE YES TV Ad  |  Posted on: October 18th, 2012

Minnesota for Marriage Releases 3rd VOTE YES TV Ad “Live and let live” is not the way of life when same-sex “marriage” is imposed on societies. Minneapolis, MN – Today, Minnesota for Marriage released its third TV ad, designed to … Continue reading »

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