On Saturday, the Rev. Val Rosenquist and retired Bishop Melvin Talbert defied the United Methodist Church's ban on same-sex marriage by performing a wedding at Charlotte's First United Methodist. They married John Romano and Jim Wilborne. McClatchy tfunk@charlotteobserver.com
On Saturday, the Rev. Val Rosenquist and retired Bishop Melvin Talbert defied the United Methodist Church's ban on same-sex marriage by performing a wedding at Charlotte's First United Methodist. They married John Romano and Jim Wilborne. McClatchy tfunk@charlotteobserver.com

Charlotte gay wedding defies United Methodist Church rules

April 24, 2016 07:53 PM