Retrieved 12 January Anglican Diocese of Perth. In Novemberthe Court of Bahia equalized marriage in the state of Bahia. Retrieved 15 May Louis North American Anglican Conference.
Retrieved Main article: Same-sex marriage in Iceland. In Aprilthe Archbishop's Council and House of Bishops asked that the government to continue to offer civil partnerships saying that "The Church of England recognises that same-sex relationships often embody fidelity and mutuality Australia became the second nation in Oceania to legalise same-sex marriage when the Australian Parliament passed a bill on 7 December Main article: Same-sex marriage in Nigeria.
Degree of recognition unknown.
Between mid and Maysame-sex couples had their cohabitation issues converted into marriages in several Brazil states with the approval of a state judge. InNigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo introduced legislation that prohibits same-sex marriages and criminalizes anyone who "performs, witnesses, aids or abets" such ceremonies.
Weddings at St Mary's Cathedral, Glasgow.
See also: Ellen Barrett. Support in Kazakhstan stood at 12 percent. And as a church, and the Anglican Church in particular, we have said no to same-sex unions. However, in , it has been announced that the church will go forward in provincially proposing the option of same-gender blessing rites.
Same-sex sexual activity illegal but law not enforced. Retrieved 11 April