Has the church changed her teaching on condom use to prevent the spread of HIV? Can you tell me the origin of celibacy as a requirement for the priesthood and why the Western Church puts so much emphasis on it? Question: In … [Read more...]
July 2, 2013 By Fr. Brian Mullady, OP
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