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Perhaps "traditional marriage" is the wrong phrase. Biblical marriage would be better.
Biblical marriage is between one man and one woman. No where does the Bible ever state that same sex marriage is a viable option.
For this reason a man shall leave his father and his mother, and be joined to his wife; and they shall become one flesh” (Genesis 2:24).
In the New Testament, 1 Timothy 3:2, 12 and Titus 1:6 give “the husband of one wife” in a list of qualifications for spiritual leadership.
If we are called to be holy (1 Peter 1:16), and if these standards are holy for elders and deacons, then they are holy for all.
So given that, I can’t see how a Christian could support SSM on Biblical principles.
I think you hold to the same position as Rey does - the Biblical one:
He's more than welcome to challenge Rey. I have challenged Rey on certain points in the past in regards to other topics. It's healthy to be challenged in our view. I just got the sense that Joe was challenging Rey, not because Joe had specific points he wanted to raise for Rey, but he challenged Rey simply to stir up things. I could be completely off-base, and if so, I apologise. But I get this sense that the challenge was given only to stir and cause problems. That will never accomplish much and help us move forward in the discussions.
Thanks for your gracious understanding.