TWO-TRACK SYSTEM:Chung Yuan Christian University said that the rules should not be tinkered with, adding that a separate law could regulate homosexual unions
Date: Nov 23, 2016
By: Sean Lin / Staff reporter
Chung Yuan Christian University in Taoyuan yesterday issued a statement opposing the legalization of
Marriage, by its holy nature, should consist of one man and one woman; one husband and one wife, adhering to “nature’s rule of ethics,” the university said in the statement.
A family put together by a father and a mother is a value that should be protected, as it forms the bedrock of family ethics, it said.
Based on the Christian doctrine of holy matrimony and “gender equality,” the university does not approve of same-sex marriage and is against amending laws governing marriage, it said.
With respect to the needs of same-sex couples, the university is in favor of formulating separate laws to protect their rights, it said. [FULL STORY]