Today our readings deal with questions of human sexuality and deep personal relationships; with the questions of marriage, divorce and the place of children. They are controversial and difficult enough, but made particularly difficult if we would also throw into the mix the question of gay marriage.
So what I would like to do today is look first at our gospel passage on divorce, and then consider more broadly the question of gay marriage. What are the questions we should be asking about this issue; how should we approach the topic? Read more →