The Common Good

Priest Scandal Re-opens Celibacy Debate

Scandal has again surfaced in the American Catholic Church, but, gratefully, this time it is not over child abuse or mismanagement of funds. Rather, it is over the publication of sensual pictures that show famous Miami Catholic priest Alberto Cutié kissing and cuddling a woman on a South Florida beach. While it is not the objective of this post to discuss Father Cutié's actions, it is worth pointing out that an overwhelming majority of Catholics in Miami

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