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Catholicism cannot be reinvented as if from a clean slate in every generation

Bishop Franz-Josef Bode said there is ‘much that is positive, good and right’ in recognising same-sex unions

‘Why impose a morality that is no longer working and almost passé?’ he said

Just six months after a court ruling overturned the traditional definition of marriage

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He said the ruling ‘ultimately harms everyone, including those it seeks to protect and who should be protected’

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Social conservatives have found they are very much in the minority. Now their freedoms may be vanishing as well

Felix Ngole was thrown off his social work course because of his beliefs on marriage. The message for Christians is stark

Australians voted for gay marriage – but most eligible voters did not vote or rejected the proposal