The Unhealed Wound: The Church, the Priesthood, and the Question of Sexuality

The Unhealed Wound: The Church, the Priesthood, and the Question of Sexuality


Kennedy, a psychologist, former priest, and a number one Catholic writer and student, addresses the most compelling but undiscussed concerns within the Church: human sexuality. The Unhealed Wound is a penetrating and insightful learn of the unresolved conflicts Catholics face concerning either their sexuality and spirituality, deep conflicts which develop an increasing number of critical as they continue to be unaddressed in the Church.

He astutely but respectfully takes to job a religion that-despite the truth of erotic love as a traditional and human point of lifestyles itself-condemns contraception, marriage for monks, and intercourse outdoor of marriage. The Unhealed Wound also examines the Church's ambitious hierarchy, demanding these clerics who uphold papal edicts unthinkingly. Articulately postulating our don't need to basically to appreciate yet rejoice our personal sexuality, this ebook will engender either controversy and heated discussion between brand new students, scholars, and believers of Catholicism.

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