Malta Legalizes Same-Sex Unions and Gay Adoption; Defies Official Catholic State Religion

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A sad development.

Malta has become the 22nd European country to recognize same-sex unions and the 10th to allow gay couples to adopt children following a parliament vote, going against the warnings of the Roman Catholic Church, which is the official state religion.

Can or will the Roman Catholic Church use its clout to try to get that overturned? One wishes they would…

The bill passed by a vote of 37-0, with the opposition abstaining because it is in favor of gay unions but not in allowing gay couples to adopt.

Some opposition, going along with it instead of fighting for the legislation they’d prefer by opposing this particular bill… If only they’d actually been against gay unions, then they would have actually opposed it, rather than abstaining from voting, thereby enabling it…

Muscat argued that the government moved the bill because it believed in it, and it “was doing…

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