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... hundreds of priests who wrote "A Secret World: Sexuality and the Search for Celibacy." He has been an expert witness in 100 cases of sexual abuse ...
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... It was a happy, productive union that shattered another element of Catholicism, priestly celibacy. For the first time in 1525, protests across Germany and evangelical princes ...
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... graduate over 1,000. The major reason so few choose the priesthood is celibacy, the rule that a priest may not marry. A man must choose ...
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... wrote the landmark book, "A Secret World: Sexuality and the Search for Celibacy." On Sunday The Hartford Courant published a 5000 word story revealing that ...
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... In terms of his own personal situation, he says: "I have chosen celibacy. I'm 58, and the Lord has been with me for a long ...
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... affiliation. What are the solutions? Clearly, the Catholic Church needs to make celibacy optional for its priests. There are 17,800 Catholic permanent deacons, ...
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... ?" It would appear that the Roman Catholic Church may have to reconsider its celibacy rule as the church opens its doors to many more non-celibate clergy. ...
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... and external laws to protect children. The most important internal reform is to make celibacy optional so that healthy married men are attracted to the priesthood. No strategy ...
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... not reassigned, as he was, to a marriage tribunal. Next week: celibacy. Copyright 2002 Michael J. McManus. ...
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... National Review Board. No one is holding such bishops accountable. Finally, the celibacy issue itself needs to be reconsidered. I will explore that issue in next ...
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