The editors of the Dallas Morning News write today about the Call to a New Marriage Conversation:
By now, the culture wars probably have worn out many Americans. Abortion rights. Gay marriage. Family planning. Women as clergy. Even the liberal ’60s vs. the conservative ’80s.
Raging debates have roared around issues like these, dividing Americans from one another, even within their own families and circle of friends. Only those on the extremes, or with a political stake in perpetuating the wars, relish the combat. The rest of us are looking to move past the divisions, hoping to find common ground, however tenuous.
Even some of the warriors get tired. David Blankenhorn is an example, yet the social conservative is showing the nation a way beyond the cultural battlefield…