A Statement from "Covenant of the Rainbow: Towards a Truly Inclusive Church"

May 17, 2014

Celebrating International Family Day with Christ's Inclusive Love

 May 15 is the International Family Day and 2014 marks the twentieth anniversary of the International Year of the family. The role of families has been a significant concern for the United Nations since the eighties, and it has always served the society as a fundamental unit. As time changes, family composition undergoes diversification: family size is smaller, people get married at a later age, drastic decrease of heterosexual married couples wanting to have children, heterosexual couples living together, single parent family, divorcees, same sex couples family, and family with