It is becoming clear that David Cameron's election promises included an assurance that he had no plans to redefine marriage. So much for the public's mandate, then!
The Coalition for Marriage have an excellent summary of the story, and Fr. Tim, Fr. Ray Blake and Mulier Fortis have also posted on this topic.
Here is yet another reminder from Protect the Pope of some of the potential consequences of the Marriage (Same-Sex Couples) Bill.
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