Tim Farron has said he does not think homosexuality is a sin less than 24 hours after he refused to set out his position on Channel 4 News.
The Liberal Democrat leader, a devout Christian, was asked in the Commons whether he thought being gay was a sin.
“I do not,” he replied.
Mr Farron had previously been grilled by Channel 4 News host Cathy Newman, who pressed him on the same question.
Declining to be drawn, Mr Farron said: “I’m not going to spend my time talking theology or making pronouncements.”
In the House of Commons the next day he set out his stall following questioning by