Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Refrocked and Ready: Franklyn Schaefer, LGBTQ Faith Hero (from the Huffington Post)
In 2013 Methodist Pastor Frank Schaeffer was removed from ministry for performing his gay son’s wedding six years prior. His book Defrocked was published in 2014. The story is also told in the film An Act of Love, which began screening this month. Frank’s story has particular significance for me as my wife and I celebrated our first anniversary in October. Without ministers who dare to make a difference as he did, Rumplepimple‘s two moms couldn’t be married....
Excerpted from the Huffington Post. Click here to read more.