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Villanova - this is the young man that James Martin SJ ...

... talked to when he said - "So I hope in ten years you will be able to kiss [in church] your partner or soon to be your husband."((hat tip to Joseph Sciambra)
Child of Our Lady
This vice (sodomy), which surpasses the savagery of all other vices, is to be compared to no other. For this vice is the death of bodies, the destruction of souls, pollutes the flesh, extinguishes the light of the intellect, expels the Holy Spirit from the temple of the human heart, introduces the diabolical inciter of lust, throws into confusion, and removes the truth completely from the …More
This vice (sodomy), which surpasses the savagery of all other vices, is to be compared to no other. For this vice is the death of bodies, the destruction of souls, pollutes the flesh, extinguishes the light of the intellect, expels the Holy Spirit from the temple of the human heart, introduces the diabolical inciter of lust, throws into confusion, and removes the truth completely from the deceived mind.St. Peter Damian (The Book of Gomorrah)
Ultraviolet
...at the risk of contradicting a saint, the vice of TV-binging is even worse than sodomy. For starters, sinners can perform it for much longer without fatigue or soreness. Replacing one word, everything else the saint said, still appplies.

"For this vice is the death of bodies, the destruction of souls, pollutes the flesh, extinguishes the light of the intellect, expels the Holy Spirit from …More
...at the risk of contradicting a saint, the vice of TV-binging is even worse than sodomy. For starters, sinners can perform it for much longer without fatigue or soreness. Replacing one word, everything else the saint said, still appplies.

"For this vice is the death of bodies, the destruction of souls, pollutes the flesh, extinguishes the light of the intellect, expels the Holy Spirit from the temple of the human heart, introduces the diabolical inciter of (stupidity), throws into confusion, and removes the truth completely from the deceived mind".

Seriously, think of anyone who watches too much TV. The saint's exhortation is still right-on.
Jmy1975
James Martin should be defrocked, excommunicated. As should any priest, nun, cardinal or bishop (Cupich, the Germans, etc) who advocates this evil.
Dr Bobus
Shouldbe . . . Couldbe . . .Wouldbe
Jmy1975
@Dr Bobus In the end, justice will prevail.
De Profundis
“The homosexual Christian is called to a particularly rigorous battle. His or her struggle is an especially ferocious one. It is not made any easier by the mindless, truly demonic hatred of those who despise and ridicule those who carry this painful and burdensome cross; nor by the mindless, equally demonic affirmation of homosexual activity by its misguided advocates and enablers.” – Fr. Thomas …More
“The homosexual Christian is called to a particularly rigorous battle. His or her struggle is an especially ferocious one. It is not made any easier by the mindless, truly demonic hatred of those who despise and ridicule those who carry this painful and burdensome cross; nor by the mindless, equally demonic affirmation of homosexual activity by its misguided advocates and enablers.” – Fr. Thomas Hopko