July 20, 2021
Dear Mrs. McAleese With a bad grace I have been reading 800 pages of <In the Closet of the Vatican> of the French sociologist Frederic Martel. It made me go back to the years of my own seminary time 1947-1959 and experiences with homosexual friends. I myself am hetero but I started sympathizing with bishops who are blocking changes in the Church and their frozen unchristian mental disorder developed during their adolescence. Since 2013 I have been looking for ways to further changes in...
June 27, 2021
The Netherlands abolished compulsory celibacy more than 50 years ago From 1968 to 1970, a Pastoral Council of the Dutch Ecclesiastical Province took place, in which besides bishops also more than 100 laymen participated. At the opening on 3 January 1968, Cardinal Alfrink formulated the intention of the Dutch bishops as follows: The bishops want to give the whole People of God, at all levels, a chance to express their opinions and to give advice. The idea is that from this common discussion a...
June 23, 2021
Dear Jamie L. Manson Catholics for choice What a pity that 75 bishops have chosen a deviation from Christianity It is a very sad development for the Church. It is also the revelation of the mental disorder, developed by Christian homosexuals who discovered their sexual orientation in the homophobe world of the sixties. In order to survive, they created their own ethical standards, especially for sex and family matters. We should feel sorry for them. Bring it in the open. They need a therapist....
May 12, 2021
Symposium of affected For centuries, LGBT people met a hostile society. But the Catholic Church offered boys an asylum in the priesthood with its rule of celibacy. But occasionally this rule has unwanted side effects. Effects which jeopardize particular dialogues. Some priests (gay or not) abstain from sex altogether. Other old gay priests carry with them the impact of incomprehension or even hostility they had experienced in the middle of last century. During their adolescence they struggled...