Celibacy? Gay? Fr Martin? Whazzat?
Last week I posted a question about Fr James Martin’s constant whine that the “good, celibate gay priests” are not being celebrated and recognized.
Once again he has set up a scarecrow–a straw man. Just what exactly does this “good celibate gay priest” look like? Undoubtedly there are a good number of Catholic priests who experience same sex attraction. I believe many of them are holy, hard working well adjusted men. Their sexuality has been accepted and integrated and by God’s grace they have mastered their lusts and sublimated their sexuality into their priestly vocation. However, they do not describe themselves