All entries for Monday 19 December 2005

December 19, 2005

Undermining Marriage

Follow-up to Civil Partnership Act from Jane's Blog

What the Government should do in terms of public policy is support marriage rather than undermine it…to put beside marriage an alternative or what appears to be a perfectly approved legal alternative lifestyle I think does not help the institution of marriage at all – Most Rev Peter Smith (Roman Catholic Archbishop of Cardiff)

Why do civil partnerships undermine marriage? Why does the institution of marriage need 'helping'? How can the government 'help' the institution of marriage through public policy? What is 'helping' marriage anyway? Are civil partnerships really an alternative to marriage as there is no choice between the two?

I'm really not getting it…


December 2005

Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
Nov |  Today  | Jan
         1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31   

Search this blog

Tags

Galleries

Most recent comments

  • Don't forget that if you have your own country then you can print your own money… by on this entry
  • You get taxed on what you earn, taxed on what you spend, then taxed on what you leave when you die. … by on this entry
  • Tax, that's what the government takes off me every year only for me to goa nd claim it all back. The… by on this entry
  • But I thought tax didn't have to be taxing…were they lying to us? by on this entry
  • oh! well, I only add people who are familiar with, most of all, my friends live in china and over th… by on this entry

Blog archive

Loading…
Not signed in
Sign in

Powered by BlogBuilder
© MMXIX