|CAMPBELL CENTRE, WITH HIS WIFE AND THREE ADULT CHILDREN.|
The Free Church has launched an investigation into claims a married minister, who is thought to have taken his life, had seven affairs. The Reverend Dr Iain D Campbell, 53, died in hospital after reportedly being confronted by his wife Anne, 54, over the alleged illicit relationships. It is also claimed that Mr Campbell, a father of three and Free Church of minister at the Point Free Church on the Isle of Lewis, fathered a child outside of his marriage
Campbell was a leading figure within the Church and a former Moderator. The minister in the tight-knit Western Isles community died in January. It is understood his wife challenged him over up to seven affairs and the issue has been raised with the Free Kirk. The Free Church, known for its strict traditionalist stance, said it is investigating the claims. It is also understood allegations could date as far back as the 1990s.