To Become Bishops, Anglican Priests Have To Prove They Aren't Having Gay Sex

Jun 19, 2013 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: Queerty

In its continued effort to tie itself in knots over gay issues, the Church of England has a new policy.

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Since: Jan 08

Manassas, VA

#1 Jun 19, 2013
OMG! What a hoot!! I hear the new gay marriage bill in the U.K. will turn all civil unions into a full marriage. So can they ban sex within a marriage? What a waste of time...

Since: Mar 09

Location hidden

#2 Jun 19, 2013
How does one prove THAT particular negative?

Jump the Church Lady?

http://3.bp.blogspot.com/-mqM5Xkptl04/UBLmAst...
Friar Clandestine

Alpharetta, GA

#3 Jun 19, 2013
snyper wrote:
How does one prove THAT particular negative?
Jump the Church Lady?
http://3.bp.blogspot.com/-mqM5Xkptl04/UBLmAst...
That would be easy
.
The 'church lady' in your example is a man

“Equality First”

Since: Jan 09

St. Louis, MO

#4 Jun 19, 2013
I wonder if they will pose this question to their heterosexual Priests? "When did you stop beating your wife?"
Yobyag

Conshohocken, PA

#5 Jun 19, 2013
snyper wrote:
How does one prove THAT particular negative?
Jump the Church Lady?
http://3.bp.blogspot.com/-mqM5Xkptl04/UBLmAst...
Daily genital/anal smell test and inspection.
Rainbow Kid

Alpharetta, GA

#6 Jun 19, 2013
Yobyag wrote:
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Daily genital/anal smell test and inspection.
Anglicans bring new meaning to 'job application'
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I wonder if Anglican Rubber Gloves are embossed with happy faces

“Equality for ALL”

Since: Jul 10

Massachusetts

#7 Jun 19, 2013
RalphB wrote:
I wonder if they will pose this question to their heterosexual Priests? "When did you stop beating your wife?"
How about asking the prospective hetero priest to prove they are not have sex with a prostitute.

This allows the standard to be the same -- sex outside of marriage.

“Equality First”

Since: Jan 09

St. Louis, MO

#8 Jun 20, 2013
DaveinMass wrote:
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How about asking the prospective hetero priest to prove they are not have sex with a prostitute.
This allows the standard to be the same -- sex outside of marriage.
That'll do.

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