View Larger Image Are Married Priests the Answer? People have asked my opinion about Pope Francis’ suggestion that maybe ordaining older married men would help. Really. I’ve written about the topic of married priests so much already. Go here and here and here and here and here and here and there’s more. Just search my blog for “married priests. Dwight Longenecker2018-10-24T21:52:22-04:00October 24th, 2018|Categories: Blog|1 Comment Share This Story, Choose Your Platform! FacebookTwitterRedditLinkedInPinterestVkEmail Related Posts The Chair of Peter: Furniture Matters… February 24th, 2021 The Ghost of Arianism in the Church Today January 27th, 2021 | 1 Comment Deep Roots in a Whirlwind World January 26th, 2021 | 3 Comments Conspiracy? What Conspiracy? January 25th, 2021 | 1 Comment Sun, Storm and Solitude January 23rd, 2021 | 0 Comments One Comment Laurence McClelland October 25, 2018 at 12:25 amLog in to Reply Jeff Smith the Frugal Gourmet, ordained United Methodist Minister, sexually molested an untold number of teen aged boys, 20 filed statements against him, 8 lawsuits, 8 settlements. Previously sent to counseling, declared “cured” and reassigned by the UMC, sound familiar my fellow Catholics? The UMC through their own series The Frugal Gourmet Keeps the Feast, PBS and Mr Smith and Mrs. Smith all did quite well financially despite the “open secret”, A certain percentage of married priests will use the Priesthood to abuse.Stable, mature married Priests will be an asset to the Church. Lets reform the Seminaries either way before we totally abolish celibacy, Leave A Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.