10 Fascinating Interracial Marriages in History - Listverse
Interracial marriage is not a matter of right or wrong but of wisdom, discernment, and prayer.
A couple considering marriage needs to weigh many factors.
Feb 16, 2012 · Interracial marriages in the U.S
He noted that interracial marriages among Hispanics and Asians may be slowing somewhat as recent immigration and their rapid population growth provide minorities more ethnically similar partners to choose from. But Taylor believes the longer-term trend of intermarriage is likely to continue.
According to the Pew report, more than 25 percent of Hispanics and Asians who married in 2010 had a spouse of a different race. That's compared to 17.1 percent of blacks and 9.4 percent of whites. Of the 275,500 new interracial marriages in 2010, 43 percent were white-Hispanic couples, 14.4 percent were white-Asian, 11.9 percent were white-black, and the remainder were other combinations.
Interracial marriage: Who is ‘marrying out’
1948: In Perez v. Sharp, California Supreme Court becomes first state high court to declare a ban on interracial marriage unconstitutional. In 1967 the U.S. Supreme Court, in Loving v. Virginia, overturns all state bans on interracial marriage, declaring that the “freedom to marry” belongs to all Americans.
What does the Bible say about interracial marriage?
A colorblind church and/or a Christian interracial marriage can be a powerful illustration of our equality in Christ.
Study: Interracial marriage, acceptance growing - CNN
Anyone who forbids interracial marriage is doing so without biblical authority.
As , noted, a person should be judged by his or her character, not by skin color.
The Sin of Interracial Marriage | David Ben-Ariel
Interracial marriages in the U.S. have climbed to 4.8 million — a record 1 in 12 — as a steady flow of new Asian and Hispanic immigrants expands the pool of prospective spouses. Blacks are now substantially more likely than before to marry whites.