November 30, 2005

Archbishop downplays Vatican statement on homosexuality


Last Update: 11/30/2005 10:10:49 AM
By: Associated Press

SANTA FE (AP) - Archbishop Michael Sheehan says there isnít a lot of new teaching in a Vatican policy statement designed to keep men with deep-seated homosexual tendencies from becoming priests.

The Vatican document was officially released Tuesday. Itís the first major policy statement of Pope Benedictís papacy.

Posted by kshaw at November 30, 2005 01:47 PM