Church and Nation is a committee of the Presbyterian Church of Victoria.
Present the truth of God with humility, clarity and generosity.
Promote the common good by articulating the biblical teaching and ethics as the foundation for a stable and thriving society.
Persuade the Church and Nation of the wisdom of the gospel and the benefits of biblical teachings for human flourishing. Moreover, we will remind the Church to pray for the civil rulers that they may promote what is good and suppress what is evil so that we may truly flourish as a nation.
The Federal Government Marriage Survey
The Church and Nation Committee has put together two short documents outlining why we are opposed to redefining marriage:
We believe marriage is designed for sex and sex is designed for marriage. It speaks to the defining purpose of marriage - which is children.
We also believe marriage is a human institution designed to allow all humans to flourish.
“Have you not read that he who created them from the beginning made them male and female, and said, ‘Therefore a man shall leave his father and his mother and hold fast to his wife, and the two shall become one flesh’? Matt. 19:4-5
It speaks of the BIOLOGICAL REALITY that reproduction depends on a man and a woman and the SOCIAL REALITY that children need a mother and a father. Say NO to marriage redefinition A4 download link.