De Facto relationships not the equivalent of marriage

Movers Nichols, A.C.

This Synod reaffirms the traditional Christian conviction that social legislation should not equate de facto relationships with marriage, and encourages diocesan social responsibility committees to scrutinise State legislation on this matter.

(Archdeacon A.C. Nichols, 26.8.87)

Resolution year: 1987
Resolution number: 28/87