The bible clearly warns us that the “Last Days” would bring perilous times not only for the world but also for the Church. In fact the Apostle Paul told us in 1 Timothy Chapter four, that the Spirit expressly says that in latter times some will depart from the faith, giving heed to deceiving spirits and doctrines of demons, speaking lies in hypocrisy, having their own conscience seared with a hot iron! Now according to new reports, half of the members of the governing body of the Church in Wales have backed the idea of allowing same-sex couples to marry in church. A secret ballot was held on taking the issue forward.
Of the 120 members present, 61 voted in favour of holding same-sex marriages in church. However, this falls short of the two-thirds majority needed for change. And any amendment to the Church’s constitution requires a new bill to be passed by Parliament. The governing body comprises of the six diocesan bishops alongside 51 other clerics and 86 lay people. It is now up to the Bench of Bishops to decide whether to take further steps. FULL REPORT