My favorite part of this whole story is the study was paid for ($2 million dollars!) and commissioned by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops! Hmm, $2 million dollars, I wonder how many homeless people we could have fed, housed, and clothed with that?
The gay community deserves an apology from USCCB for the hateful and hurtful things they said about gays and gay priests during and after the church sex abuse crisis. I'd also like to see them remove this barrier and allow gay men who wish to become priests do so.
Read more about the study at the NY Times