February 25, 2013
THE REFORMATION ROLLS ON:
Marriage ban for priests should be reviewed by next pope, says cardinal (Severin Carrell, 22 February 2013, The Guardian)
Britain's most senior Catholic has suggested Catholic priests should be able to marry and have children, saying the demand for celibacy was not of "divine origin".In one of the most significant breaks with Catholic orthodoxy, Cardinal Keith O'Brien said many priests found it "very difficult to cope" with the celibate life and suggested lifting that ban could soon happen in the wider church.
Indeed, it's anti-Biblical.Posted by Orrin Judd at February 25, 2013 10:09 PM