Faith Positions on Marriage Equality

Produced by the HRC Foundation

A growing number of organized religious groups in the United States have issued statements officially welcoming LGBTQ+ people as members and extending marriage rites to them. If you are looking to have a religious wedding ceremony, below are denominations that have embraced marriage for loving same-sex couples.


[CL] - Clergy retain the right to refuse to officiate at any wedding.

[R] - Clergy who refuse to officiate marriages of same-sex couples have to pass on a couple seeking to be married to another church or clergy member to perform the ceremony.

Does Not Endorse Marriage for Same-Sex Couples

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