In his first official day as leader of the Church of England, the Rt Rev Justin Welby is expected to say that marriage should remain "between a man and a woman".
As MPs prepare for the vote on gay marriage tomorrow, Bishop Welby will give his first interviews after being officially confirmed in the post at a ceremony in St Paul's Cathedral in London.
"He will say that marriage is between a man and a woman, and always has been," a source close to Bishop Welby said last night, adding that the Archbishop was expecting to be asked for his views and had prepared his response.
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