The priesthood in many ways is the ultimate closet in Western civilization, where gay people particularly have hidden for the past two thousand years.
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The Right Reverend Doctor John Shelby Spong.
I'm female, say nothing
Immature love says: I love you because I need you. Mature love says: I need you because I love you.
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch ...
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
So come, and slowly we will walk through green gardens and marvel at this strange and sweet world.
What I claim is to live to the full the contradiction of my time, which may well make sarcasm the condition of truth.
We will either find a way, or make one.
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