Montserrat Christian Council is strongly opposed to same-sex marriage being imposed on the island.
Earlier this month, a bill was introduced in the UK House of Lords to legalize same-sex marriage throughout the British Overseas Territories – including Montserrat.
All parts of the United Kingdom allow same-sex marriages.
On Montserrat, however, the Chairman of the Montserrat Christian Council has come out against same-sex marriage
Rev. Gesner Louis-Charles, chairman of the Montserrat Christian Council, spoke at Wednesday’s Prayer and Thanksgiving Service at the Montserrat Cultural Centre in Little Bay.
Listen to Rev. Gesner Louis-Charles speak on the issue.
Lee Yan is a journalist based in Cebu, Philippines. For the past 10 years, he has worked in the media and writes part-time for the St. Vincent Times.