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Living the Celibate Life: A Search for Models and Meaning

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Addressing a core concern raised by the recent sexual abuse crisis in the Catholic Church, Richard Sipe explores the confusion, conflicts, and imprecision surrounding our current understanding of the meaning of celibacy. As the twenty-first century begins and as the words celibate and celibacy are bandied about from Rome to Dublin to Boston, careful definitions and ...more
Paperback, 192 pages
Published November 2nd 2004 by Liguori Publications (first published July 1st 2003)
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Former Benedictine monk for 18 years, sociologist and author.