Teacher fired for posting pictures of her wedding online

Openly gay teacher fired from Miami Catholic school after getting married

Openly gay Catholic school teacher in Miami fired after getting married

Jocelyn Morffi and Natasha Hass had booked the Key Largo Lighthouse estate for three days starting February 2, turning their wedding day into a wedding weekend.

A number of parents have rallied in support of a popular year-one teacher who was sacked shortly after she posted pictures of her wedding on social media. "In their eyes Im not the right kind of Catholic for my choice in partner".

Principal Carlota Morales called Morffi's dismissal a "difficult" yet "necessary" decision in a letter sent home to parents of Sts.

A beloved Miami Catholic school teacher who recently married her partner, was sacked mere days later, angering parents.

"We were extremely livid", one parent told the Miami Herald. "They treated her like a criminal, they didn't even let her get her things out of her classroom".

One parent, Samantha Mills, who had a child who was in Morffi's class a year ago said: 'This teacher in particular has made such a contribution to the school. Archdiocese of Miami spokeswoman Mary Ross Agosta confirmed that Morffi had been fired, but would not elaborate on the reasons except to say that the teacher had broken her contract.

In this photo, Amy Snow and Christelle Snow, who married in April, show their wedding rings as they celebrate the Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage on June 26, 2015, in West Hollywood, California.

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Several parents said they had met individually with the principal and an unnamed priest to discuss the teacher's termination, but said they had received no satisfactory explanation. "In the contract are policies, procedures, teaching and the traditions of the Catholic church", said a statement issued by the Catholic Archdiocese of Miami, according to Miami's CBS affiliate.

She said: "As a teacher in a Catholic school their responsibility is partly for the spiritual growth of the children. If something along the way does not continue to stay within that contract, then we have no other choice". Morffi refused and was sacked the next day, without being given a reason, Reyes-Gutierrez said.

Morffi worked as a teacher at the school for seven years. She also coached basketball and ran a non-profit volunteer organization, #teachHope70x7, that took students to help distribute meals to the homeless.

Parents at Sts. Peter and Paul said they will continue to protest the decision. Peter and Paul students.

"We were totally insulted, the greater part of the guardians", Samantha Mills, whose youngster is a previous Morffi understudy, told the Herald.

A first-grade teacher was at a Catholic school in Florida days after tying the knot in a same-sex wedding ceremony. "She married her love who she wants to spend the rest of her life with, It should have nothing to do with her teaching skills".

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