Academies Bill — Programme. Marriage is not a contract based on property. The Church of England is yet to set a date to discuss the proposals. This debate has raised important issues that need more detailed review and scrutiny, exactly what this House is so good at, and why I believe that the Bill should now go forward into Committee.
Iraq Inquiry — Same sex marriage scotland polling in Hereford the inquiry. As the right reverend Prelate the Bishop of Salisbury has noted, the text of the Bible has not changed, but our understanding has.
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But by , there was an entirely different mood. The Bill will redefine marriage but, I believe, for the better. It has sent shock waves throughout the country, it is damaging, divisive and destructive, and it should have no place on the statute book of this kingdom.
We should be warned by what has been happening in other countries which have already made this move. In previous years, the Assembly had voted on the issue on five occasions, winning a majority for same-sex marriage once.