Irish Election Literature

… what you maybe meant to keep…

“Same Sex Marriage Referendum…. A Cross Denominational Response” Leaflet urging a No Vote April 8, 2015

From the Marriage Equality Referendum a leaflet urging a No vote signed by people from a variety of churches including Bishops of various denominations, Pentecostal churches, redeemed Christians, Methodists, Presbyterians and other religious voices. It was picked up in a Church of Ireland Church in Longford, the COI are neatral,so the COI signatories would be acting in a personal capacity.
Many thanks to the sender.




“Marriage is important – Reflect before you change it” leaflet from the Archdiocese of Dublin March 26, 2015

A letter regarding the Marriage Equality Referendum distributed from the Archdiocese of Dublin in Catholic Churches recently “Marriage is important – Reflect before you change it” .


“Same Sex “Marriage” – A Human Right? ” leaflet from The No Side in the Marriage Equality Referendum March 16, 2015

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A leaflet “Same Sex “Marriage” – A Human Right? ” from an unknown group that was available at the back of my Local Church (along with ‘Alive!’ and the usual Pro Life Campaign and Youth Defence Material).


Vote Yes To Marriage Equality Leaflet from Senator Katherine Zappone February 25, 2015

From the forthcoming Marriage Equality Referendum a leaflet from Senator Katherine Zappone looking for a Yes vote.
Many thanks to the sender.



“Vote No” to The Citizenship Referendum leaflet from The National Women’s Council of Ireland January 29, 2015

From the 2004 Citizenship Referendum a leaflet from The National Women’s Council of Ireland calling for a No vote.
Many thanks to the sender.



Anti Same Sex Marriage Leaflet from SPUC (UK) December 8, 2014

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A leaflet from SPUC against Same Sex Marriage in the UK. This is from last year when Same Sex Marriage Legialation was being debate in the House of Commons. Gives an idea of what we can expect in Ireland during our own Marriage Equality Referendum.



“The Heart of Marriage” -1995 Divorce Referendum leaflet from The Bishops of Ireland August 19, 2014

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From the 1995 Divorce Referendum a leaflet produced by Veritas outlining various reasons given by The Catholic Bishops of Ireland to vote No in the Referendum .It ends with the following quote…

“In our considered judgement, the introduction of divorce would be false kindness, misguided compassion and bad law.”

Many thanks to the sender





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