Marrying and Burying: What’s Appropriate for Church Weddings and Funerals?


When a Texas church recently made headlines for withdrawing its offer to host a funeral for a man who they discovered had been a practicing…

 

When a Texas church recently made headlines for withdrawing its offer to host a funeral for a man who they discovered had been a practicing homosexual, they garnered a barrage of media attention. If churches want to avoid such embarrassing episodes, they have to carefully think through their policies on weddings and funerals.