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6,000 Christians petition Government on Equality Bill / Carey letter

Christian Concern for our Nation have issued a press release to say that over 6,000 Christians, including Church leaders, yesterday (23/03/10) called on the Government to drop a controversial clause in the Equality Bill which would allow churches to carry out Civil Partnerships in places of Worship.

The amendment, pushed through the House of Lords at the end of a late night sitting by the openly homosexual Peer, Lord Alli, has angered church leaders who had been promised by the Government that it would be given ‘proper and careful consideration’.

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March 25, 2010

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