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Confessions Of An Ex-Priest: The Doctrine Of Justification For Lying By Clergy

Tom Rastrelli | Posted 10.09.2012 | Gay Voices
Tom Rastrelli

People don't expect their priests and bishops to lie, but clerics do lie. Some even make a virtue of it. I know this from experience, for I was ordained a Catholic priest on a lie.

Confessions Of An Ex-Priest: My Flirtation With The U.S. Conference Of Catholic Bishops

Tom Rastrelli | Posted 10.01.2012 | Gay Voices
Tom Rastrelli

The bishops descended. We preached the wonders of St. Mary's. They nodded benevolently. We admired their jeweled pectoral crosses, they our enthusiasm. Some conversed in close proximity with their hands on our elbows or biceps.