Recently Read: South Lebanon pastor receives support in advance of his trial

From the Lebanon Daily News, a story about local support for the Rev. Frank Schaefer as the date of his church trial for presiding at a same-sex wedding approaches:

At last count, Sterner said, Schaefer’s legal-defense fund was around $3,500, and it continues to grow every day. The goal is to raise $10,000, she said.

Schaefer must pay travel expenses for any witnesses he plans to call, and Sterner said the amount that has been raised so far will barely cover their flights.

“There’s a lot of finances and logistics around the trial because that does not get covered by the church,” she said.

via South Lebanon pastor receives support in advance of his trial for officiating his son’s same-sex marriage – Lebanon Daily News.

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Have you considered the financial impact of these trials? Are they worth the expense.

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