Macedonia: Religious Leaders Urge Constitutional Ban on Marriage Equality

Written by scott on December 30th, 2010

Macedonia’s religious leaders are urging the government to prevent same-sex weddings by changing the constitutional definition of marriage.

A joint statement says marriage should be defined “as a union between one man and one woman.” Signatories included top officials from Macedonia;s Christian Orthodox and Catholic churches, as well as the Muslim and Jewish communities.

Religious leaders were to discuss the issue later Thursday with Macedonian President Gjorge Ivanov.

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