‘For many LGBT people, faith is at once the affliction and the solution.’

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An openly gay and popular syndicated sex columnist was raised in a Roman Catholic family and at one point attended seminary preparatory school. When he admitted his sexuality to his mother, he thought, like other members of the gay community, that he was saying he wouldn’t get married and that he wouldn’t be able to provide her grandchildren.

Today, he’s gay, he’s married and he’s raising a child with his husband. Now he’s making his case for homosexuality against the Catholic Church. [Read more…]