The Church of Scotland has been accused of the ‚Äúsystematic dismantling of the true gospel‚ÄĚ over the ordination of homosexual ministers.
Revd Paul Gibson, who left over the issue, says the Kirk is pursuing an ‚Äúerroneous liberal agenda‚ÄĚ.
Speaking to The Scotsman the 39-year-old said: ‚ÄúI was baptised in the Church of Scotland, I grew up in the Kirk and continue to have many dear friends who remain in the church, so I think I speak for those who have left in recent years that it is with great pain and upset that we‚Äôve felt the need to withdraw and move on.
‚ÄúIt‚Äôs not with any sense of bravado or anything like that. But it‚Äôs sadly the case that after many years of liberalism and political-style manoeuvring, the Church of Scotland has reached a point where the only thing that‚Äôs not tolerated is Biblical orthodoxy.‚ÄĚ ...