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To: NYer

Roman Catholics already have married priests.

When a Orthodox clergy or Church of England clergy converts to Catholic, he is normally permitted to be a Roman Catholic priest, and to retain his wife, if he has one.


4 posted on 09/18/2013 3:51:38 PM PDT by donmeaker (Youth is wasted on the young.)
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To: donmeaker
When a Orthodox clergy or Church of England clergy converts to Catholic, he is normally permitted to be a Roman Catholic priest, and to retain his wife, if he has one.

Not related to this discussion which is to life celibacy as a discipline in for seminarians in the Latin Church.

18 posted on 09/18/2013 4:42:00 PM PDT by NYer ( "Run from places of sin as from the plague."--St John Climacus)
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