It is at election time that the electorate decide who will be their elected representatives. As I pointed out earlier in the debate, that is a minimal issue in Northern Ireland. The amendment is intended to address an issue that needs to be resolved. I have been hugely impressed with the Church of England in this House.
For no other reason than that, I hope noble Lords will give support to this amendment. The Church of England can change those provisions through measures, and the Lord Chancellor can make similar changes in respect of the Church in Wales with its approval.
From whichever part of the land, they have made that clear. It was a lovely, wonderful day. However, that external pressure would itself be a rallying call to those opposed to change. We believe that there is a much better way to do it.
Many of these issues could once again be debated in that Assembly, because that is the debating chamber in Northern Ireland under the devolution settlement. I respect their view completely: I acknowledge it and I respect it, but I do not agree with it. Course: College: Tutor: Date: Abstract Traditionally families were defined by their faithfulness and conventional sex roles.
This applies across all sectors of the community, and I believe it will continue.