From the Sept/Oct, 2014 issue of Touchstone
marriage No Offense Taken by Douglas Farrow

Reviews

No Offense Taken 

What Is Marriage? Man and Woman: A Defense
by Sherif Girgis, Ryan T. Anderson,
and Robert P. George
Encounter Books, 2012
(146 pages, $15.99, paperback)

reviewed by Douglas Farrow

Same-sex marriage is at once a very stupid idea, as this book makes clear, and a very wicked one, which it does not. Whether the deliberate omission is to the book's credit is a question to which we will return. It suffices for now to observe that What Is Marriage? (which doesn't, as I recall, deploy the word stupid) represents a mod . . .


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