Bil Browning

Non-Sexual Bondage: Isn't This Priestly Celibacy?

Filed By Bil Browning | January 22, 2013 1:45 PM | comments

Filed in: Quote of the Day
Tags: Catholic sex scandals, John Paprocki, non-sexual bondage, Thomas Donovan

"Father Donovan is suffering from a psychological condition that manifests itself in self-bondage as a response to stress.* The clinical therapist also confirms that the strict absence of illicit sexual behaviors, relationships, and patterns reveal that this self-bondage is to be understood as non-sexual in nature."

-- Catholic Bishop John Paprocki in a statement issued about Father Thomas Donovan. The priest called 911 a while back because he was handcuffed and couldn't get out. He claimed no sex was involved. Hit the link to find out how Paprocki defines "self-bondage."

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