That is precisely what has NOT happened. Here is a Jesuit writing in the English Catholic magazine the Tablet: Now that aspect of the sexual crisis is well known around the world. NBC 5 Chicago reported in that Vilchez-Parra had ties to Casa Jesus, but did not say whether he had been a participant in the program. If you like this story, consider signing up for our email newsletters. We take this matter very seriously and will provide updates as they become available. Martin thinks as many as 30 or 40 percent of Catholic priests are gay, at least in their sexual orientation.
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Recommended For You Florida Rep. Both men were arrested on charges of misdemeanor lewd and lascivious behavior, while Giraldo was slapped with an added felony charge of indecent exposure. The author is Paul Shaughnessy, a Jesuit priest. Sipe ends his letter to McElroy with:. But the argument continues, with some Catholic leaders and prominent theologians even saying the abuse crisis justifies a purge of gay men from the priesthood. Rather, they are perpetuating the problem, and even making it worse, with policies that actually punish seminarians and priests who seek to deal openly, honestly and healthily with their sexual orientation.
Martin thinks as many as 30 or 40 percent of Catholic priests are gay, at least in their sexual orientation. Any volunteers — ugh!!! Richard Sipe, for example, a psychiatrist and former Benedictine monk who is as widely quoted as any other authority on the scandals: Vilchez-Parra was sentenced to four years in prison in The number of priests and bishops having sex with minors was not the primary or central focus of the study. The employee claimed that a laptop belonging to Father Munoz was streaming child pornography while he and Father Hays were in the apartment.