Printable PDF. The theme is clear, they want freedom to be part of the things that make for rich and stable shared life. They want what marriage, at its best, represents, a format for love, family, neighborliness, and participation in the larger community. Legal marriage for same sex couples will strengthen the social institution of marriage for everyone.
5. Gender, family and marriage, same-sex marriage and religion
Religious Exemptions and Discrimination against LGBT People in the United States | HRW
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Religion and Same Sex Marriage
Traditionally relationships have been between a man and woman. However, in the modern world same-sex relationships are common, and have caused some issues to religious believers. In , the UK saw the introduction of the Civil Partnership Act , which allowed same-sex couples to have the same legal rights as married men and women. Same-sex marriage was legalised in England and Wales in