Speaking of marriage, life across the ditch is taking an interesting turn liturgically speaking. The Diocese of Sydney is introducing an (optional) marriage rite which includes the following, as described in the SMH (H/T Taonga):
"It requires the minister to ask of the bride: ''Will you honour and submit to him, as the church submits to Christ?'' and for her to pledge ''to love and submit'' to her husband."
Even more interesting is the following observation by Bishop Robert Forsyth:
"The panel chairman, the Bishop of South Sydney, Robert Forsyth, said ''submit'' was a deeply biblical word.