Norway: Over 1100 people resigned from the church for gay marriage
Feb.3, Oslo: More than 800 people left Norwegian Church, the same day the Church allowed for guy marriage on Monday. The number of resignations this one day is about 15 times higher than a week before the decision, writes Our Country.
According to the reports, the day after, 332 people reportedly left, putting 1,139 people signed up out of The Norwegian church within just two days after the decision on same-gender marriage.
By comparison, 1,426 people left the Norwegian Church throughout October.
Resignation peak was set on 15 August last year, the same day the church opened for electronic withdrawal. When notified more than 10,000 church members left.
The Oslo Times International News Network