Catholic quotations from the Church Doctors, Church Fathers and all the great Catholic minds.
Saturday, January 21, 2012
Celibacy is always, shall we say, an affront to what man normally thinks. It is something that can only be done, and is only credible, if there is a God and if celibacy is my doorway into the Kingdom of God. In this sense , celibacy is a special kind of sign. The scandal that it provokes consists precisely in the fact that there are people who believe these things.