UNITING CHURCH SAYS YES TO SAME SEX MARRIAGE
On July 13th at its National Assembly, the UCA voted to allow Ministers and Congregations to choose whether or not they would conduct same sex sex weddings or allow their property to be used for the same.
This decision was made after MANY years of discussion and was not an easy decision. The Church agreed to hold two equal and distinct views on marriage to honour the diversity of Christian belief among its members.
READ MORE FROM THE ASSEMBLY WEBSITE HERE.
AND AN EXCELLENT REFLECTION BY PAST PAST-PRESIDENT, REV. PROF. ANDREW DUTNEY ON WHY THIS DECISION IS SO VERY UNITING CHURCH CAN BE FOUND HERE.
AND…HERE’S THE CHANNEL 10 NEWS REPORT STARRING OUR VERY OWN, SUPER-GORGEOUS ANNE AND IRIS. (Opens a Facebook link because that’s the only one we could find.)