Methodist Minister Who Lost Job for Being Gay Gets Married

Methodist Minister, Fired for Being Gay, Gets Married 

Michigan pastor Benjamin Hutchison married his partner, Monty, just days after being forced to resign his position.

Repercussions for Methodist Minister for Officiating at Same-Sex Wedding?

Repercussions for Methodist Minister for Officiating at Same-Sex Wedding?

A United Methodist minister reported himself for officiating at a same-sex wedding in hopes of sparking discussions about the denomination's teachings against homosexuality.

Methodist Church That Fired Gay Choir Director Is Closing

Methodist Church That Fired Gay Choir Director Is Closing

First United Methodist Church of Alexandria, Ind., will shutter at year end, having lost much of its membership after its gay choir director was dismissed.

Pro-Gay Methodist Minister's Reinstatement Upheld

Pro-Gay Methodist Minister's Reinstatement Upheld

The United Methodist Church's highest court affirmed that removing Rev. Frank Schaefer from the ministry for performing his son's same-sex wedding was an improper penalty.

Minister Dies by Self-Immolation in Protest of Homophobia, Other Injustices

Texas Minister Burns Self to Death to Protest Homophobia

Retired Texas Methodist clergyman Charles Moore set himself aflame in a public parking lot last month.

Methodist Minister, Removed Over Same-Sex Wedding, Is Reinstated

Methodist Minister, Removed Over Same-Sex Wedding, Is Reinstated

Frank Schaefer was defrocked in December for having performed his son's same-sex wedding, but an appeals panel has returned him to the ministry.

No Charges Against Lesbian Minister

No Charges Against Lesbian Minister

The United Methodist Church will not bring charges against Sara Thompson Tweedy.

Methodist Church Considers Liberalization on LGBT Issues

Methodist Church Considers Liberalization on LGBT Issues

The United Methodist Church may vote on liberalizing its stance on LGBT issues in 2016.

Pastor Stands by Embattled Scout Leader

Pastor Stands by Embattled Scout Leader

The pastor of a Seattle-area Methodist church supports openly gay scout leader Geoff McGrath, even as the Boy Scouts of America cuts ties with the troop he leads at the church.

WATCH: Defrocked Methodist Minister Subject of New Documentary

WATCH: Defrocked Methodist Minister Subject of New Film

An Act of Love chronicles the LGBT activism of Rev. Frank Schaefer.

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