PM's Christmas bid to calm Christian anger at gay marriage: David Cameron quotes Gospel of St John in annual message Ministers have come under fire from churchmen and MPs over the plansCameron made numerous Bible references during his Christmas messageSpeech appeared to be designed to defuse anger over the proposals | UPDATED: 00:07 GMT, 24 December 2012 David Cameron offered an olive branch to Christians last night, issuing the most overtly religious Christmas message by a prime minister in recent times. He quoted from the Gospel of St John in an apparent attempt to parade his religious credentials while controversy rages about his government’s plans to introduce gay marriage
'Jesus was gay'! Church sparks outrage with claim son of God 'should come out'Reverend claims controversial billboard is mean to 'lift' humanity of Jesus | UPDATED: 13:12 GMT, 17 December 2012 It is the season of glad tidings and forgiveness. But many Christians living in Auckland, New Zealand, are struggling to find goodwill in their hearts for the latest in a series of controversial billboards coming out from the Church of St Matthew in the City. 'It's Christmas.