Jim Prentice and partner - Prentice at forum in Calgary on same-sex marriage, Jan 15, 2005
"In the final analysis, I have concluded that religious marriage is the authority of the church and that jurisdiction must be jealously guarded. But civil marriage, or governmental marriage, of two Canadians, must be available equally to all.
Therefore, I will be voting in favour of this legislation and I will support Conservative Party amendments designed to protect religious Freedoms. "
You can read the full statement on Jim Prentice's website here.