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The Home Office’s civil marriage consultation

With much trumpeting of archbishops and baying of Cardinals, crying the usual nonsense about how this will DESTROY US ALL, the Westminister government have launched their own consultation on lifting the ban on same-sex marriage. This closes on 14 June 2012.

Dr Williams is resigning at the end of 2012, but his probable successor the Archbishop of York, John Sentamu, is no happier about the idea that same-sex couples could get married.

Rowan Williams and John Sentamu at the General Synod

(The first consultation in the UK on equal marriage closed in December 2011, and the report will be published within the next couple of months.)

Responding to the consultation only took me a few minutes Continue reading

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