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Be celibate or leave priesthood: Pope to gay priests

Dec 03, 2018 22:23 IST

Pope Francis has said that men with homosexual tendencies should not be admitted to the Catholic clergy, and it would be better for priests who are actively gay to leave rather than lead a double life. Francis made the comments in a book-length interview with Spanish priest Fernando Prado in which he discusses the challenges of being a priest or nun today.

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