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Interfaith service held in support of same-sex marriage

Christ Church Cathedral (Photo: FOX19) Christ Church Cathedral (Photo: FOX19)
One of the patrons who came in support the interfaith worship service at Christ Church Cathedral (Photo: FOX19) One of the patrons who came in support the interfaith worship service at Christ Church Cathedral (Photo: FOX19)
CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -

An interfaith worship service was held Sunday afternoon in support of same-sex marriage at the Christ Church Cathedral in downtown Cincinnati.

The service included faith leaders of various religions showing their support for same-sex marriage. 

This event comes ahead of a major hearing on marriage equality in Cincinnati.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit will hear arguments from cases about gay marriage from Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee and Michigan on Aug. 6.

19 states currently have marriage equality laws. 

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