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The LGBT conversation is a sign of new life in the church
According to the Catholic LGBT advocacy group New Ways Ministry, approximately 70 people since have been fired from Catholic institutions for reasons related to their sexual orientation. Maybe if " Marriage Encounter " couples handled the premarriage classes that potential matrimony candidates have to take, many of the pitfalls of failed marriages could be avoided. I didn't know what "homosexual" or "gay" were, but I understand "queer" and thought it was evil and perverted. He met with a gay former student on his visit to the United States in They are still so conscious that their jobs might end immediately if someone finds out who they are and who they love. Father Massingale believes that while it may not be an easy journey, eventually the Catholic Church will celebrate the committed expressions of love between LGBT persons.
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