Gay Wedding-Methodist Bishop

Gay Wedding-Methodist Bishop
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Fri March 14, 2014

Methodist Bishop Cited For Gay Wedding In Alabama

A retired United Methodist bishop is facing formal complaints over a gay wedding he performed in Alabama.
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A retired United Methodist bishop is facing formal complaints over a gay wedding he performed in Alabama.

A church statement says complaints have been filed against Bishop Melvin G. Talbert, who conducted the wedding ceremony for two men in October. The statement says Talbert is accused of violating his "sacred trust" as a bishop by performing the ceremony.

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