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ASinnerCalledbyGod wrote:

Hi, guys —

May God bless you all.

  • Can a man still become a Catholic priest If he has committed a same-sex sin?

Thank you,


  { Can a man still become a Catholic priest if he has committed a same-sex sin? }

Mary Ann replied:

Dear ASinnerCalledbyGod —

I believe that the person has to have been free of same-sex activity and other unchaste behaviors for X number of years before being admitted to the seminary.

Mary Ann

ASinnerCalledbyGod replied:

Dear Sister Mary Ann,

Thank you for the reply.

God bless.



Fr. Jonathan, our priest/canon lawyer contact replied:

Dear ASinnerCalledbyGod,

I think Mary Ann's reply is probably accurate for many dioceses.

It depends on the Bishop.

Fr. Jonathan

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