Religion News Service. Inthe Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Quakers in Great Britainthe Channel Islands and the Isle of Man decided to church bylaws and same sex marriage in North Bay same-sex marriage, having previously performed blessings for same-sex civil partnerships.
Montreal Anglican. Star Observer. Bythe General Assembly passed an Authoritative Interpretation permitting pastors to sign marriage licences for same-gender couples where permitted by civil law in the states where their church was found, which took immediate effect.
Inthe New York Annual Conference ordained the denomination's first openly gay and lesbian clergy.
William H. Harold Mayberrypastor of the First African Methodist Church in Oakland, has preached against homosexuality to his congregation of 2, Most of the reformed churches in Federation of Swiss Protestant Churches perform blessings for same-sex couples,  for example.
For TOCCUSA, the sacramental nature of same sex marriages is recognized, thus ensuring that there is no distinction between the marriages of two persons of the same gender or two persons of opposite genders. Sin embargo, no todas las iglesias protestantes tienen la misma postura.
The Progressive Conservative government announced last summer that it was scrapping the updated version of the curriculum brought in by the previous Liberal regime in