The Gay Question: A Problem with Fathers

One of the more compelling arguments made in favor of the faulty father-son relationship as a cause for homosexuality was made by famed gay novelist Andrew Holleran in his Forward to the book “The Man

Healing the Gay Family Tree

“The Gospels clearly describe the fatherly responsibility of Joseph toward Jesus. For salvation-which comes through the humanity of Jesus-is realized in actions which are an everyday part of family life, in keeping with that ‘condescension’

There is Nothing Good in “Gay”

“Catholic” author Eve Tushnet continues to miss the mark every time she writes and speaks; this latest interview with “Religion News Service” is no exception: “…identifying as a lesbian is a succinct way to honor

Jesus as Psychotherapist to the Saints

“One of the differences between psychoanalytic examination and examination of conscience is that in the former one stands in one’s own light; in the examination of conscience, one stands in the light of God. That

Choosing Between God and Gay

As a Catholic, our choice is simple: we can remain obstinate and wounded, or we can choose humility and healing. When the gay life lost all of its glitter for the last time, I didn’t

St. Joseph and the Male Sexually Oppressed Mind

St. Bernadine of Siena (1380-1444) observed that the father/son relationship between Joseph and Jesus continues in heaven. Prayer of St. Clement Mary Hofbauer St. Joseph, my loving father. I place myself forever under your protection.