On 25 January 2013, the government published the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill. In this section, you can read the latest news, comments and statements on this piece of legislation as it passes through parliament. If you want to know what an individual bishop has said on this subject, please use our linked diocesan map to visit the relevant local website.
05/02/2013 10:36 pm
The Most Rev Peter Smith, Archishop of Southwark and Vice-President of the Bishops' Conference, has commented on the second reading of the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill.Read More
29/01/2013 2:00 pm
Catholic Bishops today urged members of Parliament to oppose the Marriage (Same sex couples) Bill at Second Reading as it distributed a briefing to MPs and Peers.Read More