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Parliament voted in July to impose same-sex marriage and abortion on Northern Ireland, with no say given to the people of the province.
The decision will be implemented unless the Northern Ireland Executive comes to a power-sharing agreement by 21 …
According to Christian charity CARE, Northern Ireland’s election result has opened the door for abortion and gay marriage in the future.
Sinn Fein had its best ever return on 2 March – winning just one seat less than the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP). Same-sex marriage and abortion are still illegal in N Ireland, but Sinn Fein is campaigning for both.
Northern Ireland’s First Minister Arlene Foster says the court decision over the Christian bakers’ case is having a chilling effect on freedom of religion.
Mrs Foster has been contacted by a number of Christians who are now afraid to live out their beliefs.
The situation has arisen since 24 October when the Court of Appeal in Belfast found the Ashers Baking Company had discriminated against gay rights campaigner Gareth Lee. The Christian business had refused to make a cake carrying the slogan ‘Support Gay Marriage’ two years ago.