Latest News Wires Pastor who officiated gay wedding keeps Methodist ordination

The Judicial Council of the United Methodist Church ruled Monday that Rev. Frank Schaefer, who was suspended and defrocked in 2013 for performing his son’s wedding to another man, will be allowed to remain an ordained minister.

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A Methodist pastor who was disciplined after he officiated at the wedding of his gay son will be allowed to remain an ordained minister.