Inthen- Catholic Archbishop of Sydney Cardinal George Pellstated the Roman Catholic Church continues to teach that sexual activity should be confined to married opposite-sex couples and continues to oppose legitimising any extra-marital sexual activity and any "homosexual propaganda" among young people. Updated December 09, While 36 states had already legalized same-sex marriage, a ruling by the United States Supreme Court in finally guaranteed the right at the federal level. Same-sex marriage in Australia. Archived from the original on 22 December
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A number of individual ministers of religion have publicised their support for LGBT rights and same-sex marriage without their denomination taking an official position. Pink News. Barnaby Joyce".
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