Thursday, 22 March 2007

Sydney Anglicans' warning on Greens' support for gays

THE powerful Sydney Anglican diocese has intervened in the state election campaign, suggesting a vote for the Greens could force schools and religious organisations to employ gays and lesbian teachers in contradiction of their Christian ethics.

The diocese has taken issue with the Greens' support for laws permitting civil unions for same-sex and transgender couples and the party's pledge to prevent private schools and religious organisations discriminating against workers. Read more

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