Previous Question Next Question
   
Re: Quick Follow-Up
Question from Paul on 4/24/2013:

Hello Judy:

Although I have not read the latest Church documents, you did post that celibate homosexual oriented applicants to the Priesthood are now prohibited from being ordained?

My questions are: How are Seminaries going to determine if a candidate has a homosexual orientation? (what do they do when one decieves the foramators OR refuses to disclose). Second, what does the Church do with a large number of Clergy who are either out of the closet now or who are homosexually oriented but refuse to aknowledge this after post Ordination?

Thank you,

Paul

Answer by Judie Brown on 4/25/2013:

Paul

Great questions for the Vatican to answer, not me. I am not in charge of organizing the hierarchy so that they begin to clean up the priesthood and the seminaries.

Judie Brown

COPYRIGHT 2014

Click here to send this Question and Answer to a friend                    

Previous Question Next Question


Order Mother Angelica's Private and Pithy Lessons book, edited by Raymond Arroyo, Today!


Back to topics list.

 

HOME - EWTNews - FAITH - TELEVISION - RADIO - LIBRARY - CHANNEL FINDER WATCH ONLINE - FAQ - EWTNKids
WHAT'S NEW - EWTN MOBI - GENERAL - RELIGIOUS CATALOGUE - PILGRIMAGES - PRESS ROOM - ESPAÑOL

Terms of Use      Privacy Policy      Contact Us

EWTN Global Catholic Network
5817 Old Leeds Rd., Irondale, AL 35210 USA 1-205-271-2900