The “Falling Away” continues as reports indicate that the Bishop of Grantham has become the first Anglican bishop to declare publicly he is in a gay relationship. According to to the report, The Right Rev Nicholas Chamberlain said in an interview with the Guardian on Friday that his sexuality was no secret and was known by both his senior suffragan bishop and the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby when he was appointed last November.
1 Timothy 4:1-2 – Now 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
He told the paper he had not intended to speak out but was forced to when a Sunday newspaper threatened to expose him. “People know I’m gay, but it’s not the first thing I’d say to anyone,” he told the Guardian. Sexuality is part of who I am, but it’s my ministry that I want to focus on.” READ MORE