By Aaron Blumer Jul 26 2011 Gay MarriageGay Marriage New York City: Thousands Protest New Law 1053 reads There are 4 Comments What happened in New York is Pastor Joe Roof - Wed, 07/27/2011 - 1:03pm What happened in New York is not staying in New York. There has been a seismic shift toward the normalization of homosexuality as well as the celebration of this lifestyle. There is an attack that is aimed at our homes, churches, and schools. I believe it is time for all concerned citizens to rise up and defend what the Bible teaches about marriage. Because of this burden, a number of people from our church family did attend the rally at the State Capital in Albany. It was a great event with about 1500 people attending. The media said 400 but they were wrong. I think the chant needs to be Chip Van Emmerik - Wed, 07/27/2011 - 1:19pm I think the chant needs to be "Let the vote stand." How many marriage laws have been passed federally and locally only to be torn apart by the courts. Why is it that my voice always seems to be loudest when I am saying the dumbest things? Let the vote for gay marriage Pastor Joe Roof - Wed, 07/27/2011 - 2:56pm Let the vote for gay marriage stand? Let the people's votes stand. Chip Van Emmerik - Wed, 07/27/2011 - 3:10pm Let the people's votes stand. The people did not vote to approve gay marriage in NY, the state gov did. I don't believe gay marriage has passed a single popular vote to date to approve the measure, while measures to support traditional marriage have almost exclusively passed - generally by wide margins. Why is it that my voice always seems to be loudest when I am saying the dumbest things?