OGLETREE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/OGLETREE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Methodists end minister’s N.Y. same-sex wedding case http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57660045-68/church-ogletree-sex-methodists.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57660045-68/church-ogletree-sex-methodists.html.csp">Methodists end minister’s N.Y. same-sex wedding case</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By VERENA DOBNIK </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-10T19:46:33.272-06:00">Updated Mar 10, 2014 07:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • A United Methodist bishop on Monday dropped the case against a retired minister accused of breaking church law by officiating his son’s same-sex wedding — a dramatic decision that came just months after another minister was defrocked for the same reason. The Rev. Thomas Ogletree, 80, a former dean of the Yale Divinity School, said he’s grateful his church had decided not to put him on trial for what he called “an act of pastoral faithfulness and fatherly love.” Bishop Martin McLee, wh...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576600452014-03-10T19:46:33.272-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-10T19:46:33.272-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57660045@www.sltrib.com Mon, 10 Mar 2014 19:46:33 MDT