A welcome and unabashedly honest decision, one that I support and encourage, the Vatican forbids homosexuals from enrolling in Catholic seminaries. The Catholic Church, through Pope Benedict has declared that “homosexuality is incompatible with the Priesthood.”
However, it isn’t the “American Church” that is “roil(ed) but popular culture, some of which insists cultural compromises upon the American (and otherwise) Church. The faithful know — and believe — otherwise.
“EXPECTED VATICAN BAN ROILS AMERICAN CHURCH” from the Associated Press, equally “roiled,” no doubt based upon their headline alone.