TITLE

Is the Church Homophobic?

AUTHOR(S)
Olson, Carl
PUB. DATE
July 2012
SOURCE
Catholic Answer;Jul/Aug2012, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article informs that the Catholic Church is not homophobic. It clarifies that the Church is consistent in its teachings that homosexual acts are immoral as with adultery, masturbation and pornography but it does teach that people with homosexual tendencies or inclinations must be accepted and treated with respect, sensitivity and avoidance of any form of discrimination. It also states that the Church considers as sinful the homosexual acts but not the homosexual inclinations.
ACCESSION #
76561514

 

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