Category Archives: Global: Marriage and Family

Global Marriage and Family Issues

Canadian Catholic church sued for not letting boy use girl’s bathroom

Same-sex marriage for Church of Scotland ministers? – not just yet

Conscience and cake

Ireland votes in referendum on same-sex marriage

Ireland’s gay marriage referendum a sign of Roman Catholic decline

Ashers ‘deeply disappointed’ after losing court case

Ashers owners speak out for first time about ruling

‘Gay marriage would be fatal for our freedoms’

Irish voters to decide whether to ‘expand’ marriage to include same-sex couples

Ireland, look to America’s cautionary tale on gay marriage

Christian-run bakery ‘unlawfully discriminated’ against gay man for refusing to make ‘gay cake’

(Not) supporting gay marriage at the cake counter: Lee v Ashers Bakery

US Christians ‘bankrolling’ no campaign in Ireland’s gay marriage referendum

Chastened Church leaders take back seat in Irish gay marriage vote

Update – schools, scriptures, banning of books and sexual orthodoxy

‘New Irish’ Christians mobilise to vote no to gay marriage

Ireland could be first nation to legalize same-sex marriage by popular vote

Luxembourg premier is first E.U. leader to marry same-sex partner

Irish PM says country must seize opportunity to approve gay marriage

Buying sex won’t be outlawed in Scots’ human trafficking Bill

Addiction to ‘virtual reality porn’ distorting young minds

Minister U-turns on marriage after pressure from gay group

Sex-ed controversy exposes how different religions, cultures fit into Ontario’s mainstream: Cohn

Green Party of England leader ‘open’ to polyamorous marriage

Same-sex unions and the European Court of Human Rights

Ukip offers Christians who object to gay marriage special legal protection

ROI woman found not guilty of assisted suicide

‘My father was gay and I oppose gay marriage’

‘Gay marriage denies the rights of children’

Tory candidate calls same-sex marriage opponents ‘bigots’

UK has ‘laissez faire’ attitude to affairs, claims adultery site

A warning from Canada: Same-sex marriage erodes fundamental rights

Fourth attempt to redefine marriage at Stormont

Religions unite against referendum

Evangelical critics of same-sex marriage and women bishops meet in London to discuss schism

Nigeria’s Boko Haram abducted 2,000 women and girls: report

Guam attorney general orders same-sex marriage to move forward

Force schools to endorse gay relationships, says NUT

Pope Francis: “Children are never a mistake”

Sex education in Europe turns to urging more births

Guam rejects same-sex couple’s marriage license application

Customers flock to Ashers in show of support for bakery

QC defends Ashers’ actions in final day of Belfast trial

Watch: Ashers’ Daniel McArthur speaks to thousands

Baking liberty of conscience into the cake

Are those porn stars enjoying their jobs? The sex questions children aged 11 will be asked in government-backed lessons

Kids to be asked about porn in Govt-backed sex ed guidance

QC: Watchdog faces avalanche of cases if Ashers loses

Primary school kids not ready for sex ed, says UKIP

Court action against Ashers ‘ill-judged’ says NI newspaper

Research release: Youth produced sexual content

First comes love, then comes marriage… tying the knot before first baby is a key ingredient for marriage success

‘Marriage is the bond that lasts’ says columnist

School plan to change gender stereotypes causes storm in Italy

“Child marriage” at seventeen?

Scotland rejects adultery petition

South Korea decriminalises adultery

U.K. Christian children worker claims she lost her nursery job due to ‘state-sponsored hostility’ to her Biblical views on homosexuality

Slovenia approves same-sex marriage, adoption legislation

Christian views ‘unacceptable in the workplace’, Tribunal hears

Can there be rational reasons for not supporting same sex marriage?

South Korea’s Constitutional Court invalidates criminal adultery law

Judge gives go-ahead for ‘marriage-lite’ legal case

‘Love Not Limited?’: Three Thailand men ‘marry’ each other, photos go viral