As my church has said, I believe a vote for same sex marriage would express what Christian love demands for our times. On three counts, the government has sought to mislead Canadian citizens. This is all in the context of the Deputy Prime Minister along with the Prime Minister, the former prime minister, the former minister of justice who initiated this legislation and the majority of the Liberal caucus all voted in in favour of taking all necessary steps to retain the traditional definition of marriage.
Retrieved October 8, We are not talking about religious marriage. They point out that the House adopted a motion reflective of that sentiment in and they call upon the House to reaffirm the traditional definition of marriage.
Quebec places three regions on red alert. The poll found that opposition to same-sex marriage had fallen slightly, as other polls found a sharper dip. The five-to-four ruling, which extends to U. Same-sex relations are illegal in much of the region and are punishable by death in Iran, Saudi Arabia, and Yemen.
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Betraying our history — forgetting what it has meant to be gay — would be a price too high to pay.
Why should she not have the right to marry the person she loves? An article in the Vancouver Sun on February 3, , states:. More About. This is not a trivial point.