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December 22, 2003

Catholic Priest Distributing Pr0n

by Red Wolf

United States: A Roman Catholic diocese in western Pennsylvania has become a tad miffed with Reverend John Nesbella. They have ordered the priest to cease and desist distributing Medical Consequences of What Homosexuals Do, an anti-gay sex pamphlet, not because it is blatant fundie propaganda, but because it borders on the pornographic.

The Bishop (Joseph Adamec) was concerned that the explicit nature of the material might lead us to become part of the problem rather than part of the solution, she [Sister Mary Parks, a spokeswoman for the diocese that covers west-central Pennsylvania] said...

...Gregory Herek, a professor and expert on hate crimes and sexual prejudice at the University of California, Davis, said Cameron [discredited sociologist Paul Cameron, author of the pamphlet] twists or misunderstands others' research and uses poor methods to do his own surveys.

They almost got it right. At least they've given one windbag a rap over the knuckles for being an idiot.

Priest told to stop giving out pamphletsSalon, 10th December 2003.

Posted in Hypocrisy and Pooves and closet cases at 23:58. Last modified on October 15 2007 at 12:35.
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1: Posted by: Feòrag | December 27, 2003 12:04 PM

The Autumn 1988 Prattle contains an article on Cameron - Christian 'Science'.

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