Monday 23 October 2017

A 'Yes' vote in the marriage poll won't bring Armageddon - just fairness for all

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Colette Browne

Colette Browne

Have you started buying canned goods and stocking up on shotgun cartridges yet, because if the 'No' side is to be believed, the end is nigh and Armageddon is nearly upon us.

That's what two women told the BBC last week, when asked what they believed would happen if same-sex marriage was introduced.

"I'd hope that God would intervene," said one, while her friend suggested the fate of Sodom and Gomorrah, the cities consumed by fire and brimstone in the Bible, would be a likely template for God's wrath.

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