News from the UK today of the latest consequence of redefining marriage has prompted the Australian Christian Lobby to renew its calls for the Senate to pass legislation to allow the Australian people a say.
The idea of a voluntary postal plebiscite has merit and should be explored as a way of allowing the Australian people to have their say on the consequences of redefining marriage, according to the Australian Christian Lobby.
Christians are under increasing pressure around the world to keep their beliefs to themselves.
On Sunday 16 July, Australian Christian Lobby managing director, Lyle Shelton, appeared on the panel of the Sky News ‘Outsiders’ program with Ross Cameron and Rowan Dean.
I’m sure like me, you have noticed the pressure that is coming upon us as Christians to withdraw from the public discourse.
Iconic debates like those on marriage, human rights for the unborn and euthanasia are hostile places for Christians to tread – just ask your ACL Team members who are fighting these issues on a daily basis on your behalf.
There’s a growing realisation that our civilisation is declining and that the marginalisation of Christianity and the undermining of family are key reasons.
I am not a pessimist – it is recoverable if we pray and act. But we have to be realistic in the mean-time.
Today’s Newspoll showing majority support for the Turnbull Government’s marriage plebiscite is evidence that Australians know that the consequences of redefining marriage do not flow from the sensible centre of politics.
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Angela Merkel’s about-face on children’s welfare is disturbing because the same-sex marriage lobby will be back for commercial surrogacy and anonymous sperm donation, according to the Australian Christian Lobby.
The battle to preserve marriage in Australia has been a roller coaster ride.
The past week especially so.
With Australian same-sex marriage activists saying there are no consequences to changing the definition of marriage, the Swedish Prime Minister (pictured) has warned priests to perform gay marriages or “find another job”.
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