Google
Gayapolis
Web
 

 

Welcome!
 
Username:

Password:


Register Now

Site Navigation

gay news News

gay directory Directory

gay travel Travel

gay weddings Weddings

gay real estate Real Estate

gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender people People

free gay personals Personals

gay careers Careers

email Gayapolis Email Us

Gayapolis Home Page Home

 

 


Home Secretary Says United Kingdom Government to Introduce Marriage Equality In Spite of the Church
British home secretary and cabinet minister for equality, Theresa May, has stated that marriage should be for everyone regardless of their sexuality. Writing in The Times newspaper she strongly dismisses claims by the Church of England to determine who should be able to marry.

May writes, "... marriage should be for everyone, regardless of their sexual orientation. Society is stronger when people enter into a stable relationship; when they commit to each other; when they make binding vows to love, honor and cherish one another."

May emphasized that the government proposals had nothing to do with the Church, "That's why I want to emphasize that this has nothing to do with telling the Church - or any religious group - what to do. I want to be absolutely clear that we do not propose to touch religious marriage in any way. We are talking about civil marriage ceremonies - the sort currently conducted in register offices, country houses and hotels. Civil marriages can't happen inside a church now and won't under the proposals we are announcing."

Full Story from LGBT Weekly

Click here for gay wedding resources in the United Kingdom.

 

Click Here to Return to the Gayapolis News Section

Published on:  March 28, 2012


Most Recent Articles on Gayapolis.com:

Featured Gay Friendly Wedding Vendor: StudioThreePhoto, LLC, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - July 27, 2014
'Big Brother' Gay - Straight Romance Heating Up - July 27, 2014
Supporters of Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Attacks LGBT Demonstrators - July 27, 2014
Mormon Mom Supports Transgender Son Unconditionally - July 27, 2014
Man Attacked in Oslo for Being Gay - July 27, 2014
Former NOM Spokesperson Says He Would Support a Gay Player in His Role with the NY Giants - July 27, 2014
A Mormon Mother's Unconditional Love for Her Transgender Son - July 27, 2014
Marriage Equality Round-Up 7/27/14 - July 27, 2014
Is the US Undergoing a Mass Gentrification? - July 26, 2014
Gay Travel: GayFest! Comes to Philadelphia in August - July 26, 2014

Sign up for free daily news updates from Gayapolis

 

 

 

advertising: 

 


Home - News - Directory - Travel - Weddings - Real-Estate - People - Careers - My Account - Log Out
Linking to Gayapolis - Web Site Services - About Gayapolis - Contact Us - Advertising Information - Usage/Privacy Policy
Purple Roofs Travel Directory - Purple Unions Wedding Directory - Gay Realty Network - Mi Casa Su Casa Home Trade - Mongoose On The Loose Web Design
Contents ©2000-2008 Gayapolis, Inc.