At least women in Ireland are conducting clandestine affairs with Roman Catholic priests, according to sed leader of a support group set up to look after those in forbidden relationships. An indication of the extent of illicit sexual Women wants sex Parish within the church was given after wqnts was disclosed that Fr Maurice "Mossy" Dillane, 73, had fathered a child with his year-old girlfriend. Bishop Pat Buckley said an extremely conservative estimate was that one in 10 of the 5, Women wants sex Parish priests in Ireland enjoyed regular sex with women and some even referred to their clerical collar as the "bird catcher".Sunbright TN Cheating Wives
Studies had shown that 80 per cent of priests had broken their vows of celibacy on at least one occasion, he said. Bishop Buckley runs the Bethany organisation in Larne, Co Antrim, which Women wants sex Parish set up to provide dex to those in love affairs with the clergy.
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Described as Ireland's rebel bishop, Bishop Buckley was sidelined by the Catholic church in the mids when he pursued his own Womeb for those who felt alienated by the traditional church. When the statistics were widened to take in practising homosexuals, Bishop Women wants sex Parish said up to 40 per cent of the Catholic clergy Paish Ireland were sexually active.
Counselling sessions organised by Bethany have disclosed that several women were unwittingly having sex with the same priest.
He claimed the church's hierarchy was prepared to turn Parlsh blind eye to sexual indiscretion because it was so widespread. We are preaching compulsory celibacy, but very few are living it.
He said he had met women who had joined Bethany in order to share their stories of adultery and priestly promiscuity. Romances between an understanding man Women wants sex Parish God and an unloved wife were commonplace, as were priests and their housekeepers secretly living together as man and wife while relationships between priests and nuns were esx known as the "third way" by the church.
Bishop Buckley said Fr Dillane and the mother of his child had nothing to be ashamed of and urged them to come out of Women wants sex Parish safe houses where they have been hiding since news of their relationship swept through Wpmen.
The case of Fr Dillane, a sociable Pariish charismatic priest from Co Galway, has been greeted Women wants sex Parish a tolerance that was absent years ago when Bishop Eamon Casey, the Bishop of Galway, was disclosed as the father of a teenage son by an American divorcee, Annie Murphy.
Bishop Buckley has been a long-standing campaigner against compulsory celibacy and points to a recent Irish survey suggesting that 90 per wnats of the population thought clergy should be allowed to marry.
He also believes that enforced celibacy is an unnatural state that could be to blame for the sexual deviancy that led to the child abuse scandal that erupted in Ireland last year.
I have heard priests refer to their clerical collar as the bird catcher," Women wants sex Parish Buckley said.
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