Global debate gets underway over married Catholic priests
Global debate gets underway over married Catholic priests 0 SHARES Share it! Such reforms have been pushed for decades by many German bishops and lay groups who hope it can lead to the liberalization of centuries of Roman Catholic tradition. It is widely expected to push for married priests and the ordination of women, among other reforms. “The celibacy of priests is a great sign of total dedication to God in the service of your brothers, especially in an eroticized context like today’s.”Ruini also suggested married priests would inevitably lead to divorced priests. “Today marriage is profoundly in crisis: Married priests and their wives would be exposed to the effects of this crisis, and their human and spiritual condition wouldn’t be able to avoid it,” he said.