Rationale: The Assembly Standing Committee was asked by the Fourteenth Assembly to support the continuing work of the Working Group on Doctrine in relation to marriage and same-gender relationships, to consult widely and bring a report with recommendations to the Fifteenth Assembly.
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Dr. Gottman and his colleagues conducted a twelve-year study of same-sex couples to learn what makes same-sex relationships succeed or fail. The research demonstrates that all couple types—straight or gay—have many of the same problems and the same paths to staying happy together. Marriage and same-gender relationships. The Assembly resolved: (a) To acknowledge: (i) that within the Uniting Church there is a diversity of religious beliefs and ethical understandings, developed through continuing faithful discernment and held with integrity on matters relating to sexuality and marriage; and.
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Same-gender action though I just don't see how it's fun. never thought about same sex relationships if they were heterosexual Whereas the young women we know today can be heterosexual and. Feb 09, · In an ideal, perfect world, there might be minimal distinctions made between opposite or same gender relationships. However, in much of the world, there are complex social, political, and religion components that complicate the situation%(9).