Masses for gay Catholics scrapped

Masses for gay Catholics scrapped

There are 22 comments on the This is Guernsey story from Jan 2, 2013, titled Masses for gay Catholics scrapped. In it, This is Guernsey reports that:

Archbishop Vincent Nichols said fortnightly masses for gay Catholics were not in line with the church's central teaching on sexuality Archbishop Vincent Nichols, who has been one of the loudest voices opposing Government plans to allow same-sex marriages, said the fortnightly masses were not in line with the church's central teaching on sexuality.

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Dan

Omaha, NE

#22 Jan 12, 2013
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Odd concept.
There are masses in Spanish and Korean. Guitar masses for modern folks. Latin masses for traditionalists. There are masses with sign language for the deaf, and youth masses for the young folks.
Why are all of these "special interest groups" being treated differently? You should protest the inequality!!
Gay people who speak Spanish, Korean, like guitar, prefer Latin, are deaf and young can all attend these masses.

DNF

“Judge less, Love more”

Since: Apr 07

Born in Newark Ohio

#23 Jan 13, 2013
Dan wrote:
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...and he's not refusing Mass to gays or lesbians.
Gays and lesbians can go to Mass as often as its offered. There just won't be a Mass dedicated to them specifically. They're being treated equally, right? They go to Mass with the other worshippers.
good point. I hadn't thought of that.

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