Retired Bishop Melvin Talbert Speaks Out Against the United Methodist Church Stance on Homosexuality

On May 4, 2012, at the Love Your Neighbor Tabernacle, United Methodists from all over the country gathered to affirm their support for marriage equality and celebrate clergy who have affirmed to offer the church’s blessing to all couples. Currently, The United Methodist Church prohibits clergy from performing same-gender weddings and recognizing same-gender couples.