• Eve Tushnet | 6/11/2019 | Staff
    These are my notes from the workshop I gave at Revoice on “ecstasy in celibacy.” Lightly edited. The handout from the workshop is here. I opened with prayer: Jesus our Beauty, Jesus our Joy, fill...
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  • Eve Tushnet | 6/10/2019 | Staff
    Hey y’all. I had a terrific time at Revoice 2k19, where I presented a workshop on ecstasy in celibacy. I’ll post my notes tomorrow, but for now, here’s the handout I used, so you can see how the...
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  • Jesus Creed | 2/27/2019 | Staff
    From NYTimes: In the name of this not-obviously-enlightened alternative, Catholicism is constantly asked to “reform” away practices that are there because they connect directly to the New Testament...
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  • www.nytimes.com | 2/23/2019 | Staff
    The church’s teaching that gay sex is sinful has clearly coexisted with and encouraged powerful gay subcultures in the priesthood. Priests really have seduced and abused nuns, and still do today.
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  • Cranach | 12/11/2018 | Staff
    The “Abstinence Movement or the “evangelical purity culture,” call it what you will, is getting a lot of criticism lately. Not that its goal of saving sex for marriage isn’t commendable.
    214 views chicana948
  • Religion News Service | 7/16/2018 | Staff
    (RNS) — Recent news stories about financial settlements with adults who had sexual encounters with a bishop show that the issue of sex abuse in the Catholic Church is not limited to the abuse of...
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  • Blog & Mablog | 6/11/2018 | Douglas Wilson
    INTRODUCTION: Given the fact that a number of Christians have adopted the idea that a person can have a gay identity, and yet live a full Christian life, just so long as he or she is committed to...
    628 views brunodeuce44
  • www.wordonfire.org | 3/13/2018 | Staff
    There is a very bad argument for celibacy which has reared its head throughout the tradition and which is, even today, defended by some. It runs something like this: married life is morally and...
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  • Anxious Bench | 2/19/2018 | Staff
    I have been writing about the early Christian church around 200 AD, and how surprisingly “Catholic” it already looked in terms of its attitudes towards clergy and priesthood.
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