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Homosex Storyteller, Lapsed Priest BACK in the Vatican

Francesco Lepore, 45, who worked in the Vatican’s Latin department, left the priesthood years ago to become a professional homosexual, writing for an Italian homosex webpage. NyTimes.com (June 18) …More
Francesco Lepore, 45, who worked in the Vatican’s Latin department, left the priesthood years ago to become a professional homosexual, writing for an Italian homosex webpage.
NyTimes.com (June 18) allowed him to rattle off the usual homosex myths. Thus, Lepore who was born in Benevento as the son of a Latin teacher, makes the humorous claim that at 6 he already had homosexual temptations. He enrolled in the junior seminary and became a priest at 24.
In 2002, he reached Rome and met - at least in his imagination - “a world of sexually active gay priests.” A confessor told him, he should never have become a priest but, since he was one, he should continue. Lepore allegedly thought about “eternal damnation” - but evidently not seriously enough.
Then, after only three years in the priesthood, Lepore allegedly took a "sabbatical," and enrolled in Naples University.
In summer 2003, at 27, he was hired by the Vatican. After what he calls "intrigues," he lost his job and became the secretary of …More
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