Dating an ex priest
'Good day, I am 67 years old, I had friendships with priests who were important for my spiritual, personal, and sexual life,' someone posted in the Italian chat room.
He said he suffered greatly from post traumatic stress disorder, anxiety, depression, panic and fear and said that many times, on a weekly basis, he felt he would be "better off dead".
by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer Hot on the heels of Pope Francis' confirmation that there is, indeed, a 'Gay lobby' operating in the Vatican, Catholic reporter Vittorio Messori broke the story that there is now a website for Gay priests seeking 'like-minded' individuals.
The site, called Venerabilis, meaning 'the venerable' in Latin, claims it is run 'by a fraternity of Homo-Sensitive Roman Catholic Priests.' Outraged Catholic sources say it began operating on May 1.
The former priest gave the victim the opportunity to work in his garden and the garden of the presbytery.
The boy was subsequently raped and sexually assaulted on a number of occasions, three times in the presbytery in Co Wicklow and once in a car near the priest's house.Venerabilis offers chat rooms in five languages - Italian, French, German, Spanish, and English - plus Twitter feeds, news updates, and hookup offers. 'Hi, my name is Marco & an ex-seminarian seeking young priest,' yet another wrote.