Many were angered at its implication of support for all kinds of families.
There's a "freshness" to the head of the Catholic Church.
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Grim Cancer Diagnosis Couldn't Stop This Man From Fulfilling His Childhood Dream Of Becoming A Priest
Carmona, a fourth-year theology seminarian who was entering his final year of preparation for ordination as a transitional
I look around and see the blank stares, the fidgeting, the eye-rolling and it depresses me. It's not that people are unwilling to listen or that they don't want to be there. They're in the church on a beautiful fall day. Obviously they want something, but it's not this. I can assure you.
There used to be many of these schools, and now there are almost none. This is a trend that mirrors the overall decline in the number of priests in the United States.
"In the 12th century, the Church basically said that if you wanted to be a priest you had to accept celibacy in a mandatory
The celibacy pledge required of Roman Catholic clergy runs counter to human nature and has contributed to a priest shortage. Is it time to end the 900-year tradition? Jamie L. Manson, Father Albert Cutie and Reverend Paul Sullins Ph.D. join Marc to discuss.
Is it possible that the next pope might revisit this and change centuries of Catholic tradition?
Then, in a 2010 statement, the pope offered more specifics. Like Burkemper, Maus and other Catholic seminarians were told