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SOUTH BEND, Ind. (ChurchMilitant.com) - A pro-gay Kentucky prelate is headlining an "LGBTQ retreat" this weekend at the University of Notre Dame.
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Beginning Friday, Bp. John Stowe of Lexington will lead a two-day conference on the topic of "integrating sexual orientation and faith from a Scriptural and Biblical perspective."
The retreat is sponsored by the university's Campus Ministry and Gender Relations Center and is open to all Notre Dame, Holy Cross College and St. Mary's College students.
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The bishop is no stranger to controversy. Last week, after the boys of Covington Catholic High School were smeared as racists in the secular press, Stowe piled on, suggesting the students weren't truly pro-life.
"I am ashamed that the actions of Kentucky Catholic high school students have become a contradiction of the very reverence for human life that the march is supposed to manifest," he wrote on Jan. 23, days after the full facts of the case had emerged.
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Stowe is a member of heretical organization the Association of United States Catholic Priests (AUSCP) and has a long track record of pro-gay advocacy.
Last June, Stowe allowed Lexington's St. Paul Catholic Church to fly a rainbow banner in celebration of "LGBT Pride." Echoing the bishop, St. Paul pastor Fr. Chris Clay told parishioners the pro-gay display was "a small way of counteracting any experiences of hostility, rejection and silent treatment that LGBTQ Catholics may have experienced."
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In April 2017, Stowe served as featured speaker for "Justice and Mercy Shall Kiss: LGBT Catholics in the Age of Pope Francis," a symposium sponsored by dissident group New Ways Ministry. Officially condemned by the Vatican for its pro-gay advocacy, New Ways Ministry is notorious for...
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