In the months since my last post, lots of things have happened. We’ve had a national election, for one thing, which by most accounts has assured us two more years of political gridlock and confirmed the deep polarization of public opinion. 245 more words
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Yesterday, a federal judge overturned Montana’s ban on same-sex marriage, making us the the 34th state to allow equal marriage opportunities to all couples and, let me tell you, it makes me proud(er) to live in this beautiful state and to be a part of its upward mobility. 282 more words
Marriage equality advocates have welcomed changes to the NSW Relationships Register to recognise same-sex couples married overseas.
The change advocated by the independent member for Sydney, Alex Greenwich, and supported by the NSW Government, provides for legal recognition of marriages conducted overseas that are currently denied recognition 111 more words
Over the last six months since General Synod, the dioceses of the Scottish Episcopal Church have been engaging in “Cascade Conversations” . You may remember from what I’ve previously said that this is the process which some senior members of the Church decided we ought to use to discuss same-sex relationships in the Church. 2,059 more words
Two brides have managed to find a loophole in Russian law that has allowed them to be the first LGBT legally registered married couple.
As both turned up at the St Petersburg registry office in white wedding dresses last Friday, one of the couple, Irina, revealed 258 more words