I've reminded you, many times, what "traditional marriage" was in the old testament. You conveniently ignore that "reality".Marriage is the only relationship that possesses the ponderous propensity to bear human fruit in a natural and beneficial way.
Gays can and have obtained needed rights through 'gay unions'.
What are the federal rights that my civil union in Illinois has afforded me? Do tell. I anxious await your back-peddle.