Friday May 29, 2020

A Yes vote must surely open the way to surrogacy

Same-sex families will have a right to the deeply compromised practice of surrogacy

9th May, 2015

The proposal to redefine the nature of marriage as understood in our laws, culture, faith-lives, poetry, and romantic literature for thousands of years is the subject of our vote on May 22.

This understanding of marriage is clear: it is between two people, a man and a woman, and is widely regarded as the cooperative activity of love which allows for the possibility of children.

Recent international experience of a change of definition of marriage, permitting...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

Large public capital projects could be run through an “independent panel of international experts” as part of public spending reforms, according to the Department of Public Expenditure

Daniel Murray | 6 months ago

The contract covers the supply of office stationery to a range of government bodies and agencies, including the HSE, universities, hospitals, councils and schools

Michael Brennan | 6 months ago

Party would launch the ‘largest public house building programme that Ireland has ever seen’ and a national health service

Aiden Corkery | 6 months ago