Elder Bush Is Official Witness at Gay Wedding
George HW attended marriage of two friends in Maine
By John Johnson, Newser Staff
Posted Sep 25, 2013 6:25 PM CDT
Former President George H. W. Bush in a 2012 file photo.   (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

(Newser) – George HW Bush is making some headlines for serving as the official witness at a gay marriage over the weekend. Bush the elder attended the wedding in Maine of Bonnie Clement and Helen Thorgalsen, who own a store in Kennebunk, reports BuzzFeed. A Bush spokesman confirms to the Washington Post that George and Barbara “were private citizens attending a private ceremony for two friends.”

Says Clement, from her honeymoon in London: “They have always been not only supportive of us but including us in many of their social events when they are here in Kennebunkport. So it was very natural and normal for them to be invited and to attend.” Thorgalsen posted a Facebook photo of Bush signing the marriage license. And yes, he was wearing his trademark socks.

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Sep 27, 2013 10:51 PM CDT
Jesus is God –He is God in the flesh---the red lettered editions are just words when God was on earth. ALL the Words in the Bible are from Jesus. ALL words spoken from any human being in the Bible are the Words of Jesus (God). For if you believed Moses, you would believe Me; for he wrote about Me. But if you do not believe his writings, how will you believe My words?” (John 5:46-47.) What law was Jesus born under? What law did He live under? It was the Law of Moses (Gal. 4:4.) Did Jesus endorse and follow the Law of Moses? What did the Law of Moses say about homosexuality? --Lev. 18:22, 20:13--- Deut. 23:17 Jesus was born and lived under the Law of Moses, and since He endorsed the Law of Moses, and since the Law of Moses explicitly condemned homosexuality, he also condemned it. What did the apostle Paul [by Christ’s authority] say about the practice of homosexuality? (Rom. 1:26-27; 1 Cor. 6:9-10.) Jesus did, in fact, speak against homosexuality. On numerous occasions, Jesus condemned the sins of adultery (Matthew 19:18), sexual immorality (Matthew 19:9) and fornication (Matthew 15:19). These terms describe any type of sexual intercourse that is not within the confines of a marriage ordained by God. Jesus then proceeded to define exactly what God views as morally accepted marriage. He stated: Have you not read that He who made them at the beginning made them male and female, and said, “For this reason a man shall leave his father and mother and be joined to his wife, and the two shall become one flesh”? So then, they are no longer two but one flesh. Therefore what God has joined together, let not man separate” Mathew 19:4-6 He defined marriage as one male and one female and NO OTHER example. By these words Jesus effectively condemned all other arrangements of marriage, union or any other imagination. The overwhelming logic of for Jesus to have to explicitly condemn EVERY assortment of genders and numbers would be absurd. When He defined marriage between one man and one woman, He clearly showed that such an arrangement is the only authorized by God.
Sep 27, 2013 12:25 PM CDT
...and the witnessing continued throughout the honeymoon. Afterwards the ex-president confirmed, "yes they are gay and I finally know what a Dirty Sanchez, San Francisco Bird Feeder and Rusty Trombone are".
Sep 26, 2013 1:28 PM CDT
Bush Sr. is already campaigning for either Jeb or his grandson Pete.... He should pick up copy of "Reasonable Evidence" through barnesandNoble.com or amazon.com.... published by Xlibris 888-795-4274 ext 7879 Chapter One is "White House Crime of the Century"....his boy and legacy. 1492