Pro-gay Cardinal finds sin in homosexuality, only between the lines, “What we cannot ‘welcome’ is the sin expressed in an act,” he said. “Sexual orientation – which nobody ‘chooses’ – isn’t …More
Pro-gay Cardinal finds sin in homosexuality, only between the lines, “What we cannot ‘welcome’ is the sin expressed in an act,” he said. “Sexual orientation – which nobody ‘chooses’ – isn’t necessarily an act. Also, it’s not separable from the identity of the person; by welcoming a person we cannot overlook their (sexual) orientation.”
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Italian cardinal calls for better spiritual guidance for gays, lesbians

New Cardinal Matteo Maria Zuppi shares a smile with Pope Francis during a consistory inside St. Peter's Basilica, at the Vatican, on Oct. 5, 2019. (…
Tesa
Stop telling them that God made them gay - that would be a good start.
Alex A
....Which nobody 'chooses'... This mantra clearly shows that the church has no idea how one becomes sexually disorientated. Unfortunately, even Francis has bought into the nonsense that so-called 'gays' are born with a perverse orientation.
Be Ye Separate
When i look back on my life, i am ashamed at the numerous times i have lusted for women.
It's very simple, we as Christians are to use our reproductive gifts only in love, in marriage.
There is no need to muddy the waters, we must avoid all vain and perverse acts.
Almighty God's, Holy Will Be Done.
Ultraviolet
God made women attractive for a reason. Attractiveness is part natural selection, how all creatures try to reproduce. God wouldn't have imbued us with such gifts of aesthetic discernment if we weren't meant to use them. You shouldn't feel ashamed for that.
Ultraviolet
Can we apply this reasoning to murder as well? Please? :D "The Pope, and the Church with him, isn’t interested in leading people to follow external rules," Zuppi said. "His interest is in helping people do the will of God;..." This Zuppi guy is my new best friend. :D

I've always had a huge problem with the Sixth Commandment. So if these dudes wanna re-write all of Christian doctrine, let's …More
Can we apply this reasoning to murder as well? Please? :D "The Pope, and the Church with him, isn’t interested in leading people to follow external rules," Zuppi said. "His interest is in helping people do the will of God;..." This Zuppi guy is my new best friend. :D

I've always had a huge problem with the Sixth Commandment. So if these dudes wanna re-write all of Christian doctrine, let's not stop at homosexuality... "helping people do the will of God"..., Yeah, that's what I'm talkin' 'bout! 'Course, God's Will sounds better when you're howling it in Latin while doing it. .
Prayhard
A sexual disorder not acted on is no sin, but I think he thinks otherwise, that buggery is only sometimes sinful.
De Profundis
Padre Pio, "Do not fear! Jesus is more powerful than all hell."