Australia: Christians welcome same-sex marriage decision
In August 2004, the Howard Government introduced a bill to insert a definition of marriage in the Interpretation section (Section 5) of the Act; as "the union of a man and a woman to the exclusion of all others, voluntarily entered into for life".
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Same-sex marriage is legal, so why have churches been so
e. Same-sex marriage in Australia has been legal since 9 December 2017. Legislation to allow same-sex marriage, the Marriage Amendment (Definition and Religious Freedoms) Act 2017, passed the Australian Parliament on 7 December 2017 and received royal assent from the Governor-General the following day.
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The Anglican Diocese of Sydney is part of the Coalition for Marriage and has contributed $1 million to the No campaign. “That’s very unsettling for some of the older members of our church this morning,” Pastor Drew Mellor told the Daily Mail.
Australia backs same-sex marriage: Divisive vote leaves
According to a Vote Compass survey released last year, 68 per cent of young Australians support same-sex marriage. Meanwhile, 30 per cent of Catholics and 48 per cent of Protestants oppose marriage equality. So how do young Christians approach the issue today, as the postal survey looms near?
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Even though more than half of Australias Christians are in favour of marriage equality, churches have been slow to allow it – heres why. Same-sex marriage is legal, so why have churches been
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Same-sex marriage: Poll says Australian Christians support
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QCF is an ecumenical ministry, welcoming Christians from a wide variety of backgrounds. QCF was founded in 2001 as The Gay Christian Network (GCN). The Anthem Network (AN) is a "Sacramental, Evangelical and Charismatic network of Churches, Church Plants, Affiliated Congregations and Clergy.
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In 2003, Gene Robinson was the first non-celibate openly gay person ordained as a bishop in documented Christian history.