The fourth commandment instructs us to “Honor your father and your mother.” How many times as youngsters did we confess that we had disobeyed our parents in ways great and small? Yet we can understand this commandment more fully by considering how it encompasses God’s entire plan for marriage and family life.
Growing up, I took it for granted that a child’s parents consisted of a mother and a father. Today proponents of same-sex marriage and...
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