Daily Archives: 28 September 2005

Homosexuality and the Priesthood

“Homosexuals, even those who are celibate, will be barred from becoming Roman Catholic priests under stricter rules soon to be released,” the newspapers tell us. (Perhaps it has already happened as you read this.) I’m sure that my two or … Continue reading

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AA11: On Marriage and Family

In AA 11, the Church reiterates its teaching that marriage and the family unit form both the “the beginning and basis” of society. As Paul advised the Ephesians, Christ has blessed it in a unique way, serving as metaphor for … Continue reading

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Recovery: Something Difficult

The bishops are feeling the heat. NPR gives us a story on Levada from his Portland days that dogs him still. Apparently, diocesan lawyers tried to blame the mother of a seminarian’s love child because she didn’t practice contraception. It … Continue reading

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