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Pastor On Trial For Officiating Same Sex Union

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A pastor in Lebanon County, Pennsylvania prepares to go on trial in his church for officiating his son's same sex union.

Frank Schaefer has been A United Methodist Church pastor for 17 years.

Back in 2007, he officiated his son's same-sex wedding in Massachusetts. It was legal, but the church didn't approve.

Schaefer's trial starts next week. If convicted for violating the church rules, he could lose his ministry.

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