Catholic Church Sponsors Conversion Therapy

Despite admissions of teen sex abuse, trend continues

James Finn
Oct 1, 2019 · 5 min read
Teenage boy praying with a rosary. Photo by Ben Gingell on ShutterStock.

Conversion therapy gaining support among American Catholic leadership

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia offers the most recent example

Catholics in Denver run a conversion-therapy network

More Catholic bishops encouraging Conversion Therapy

Massachusetts Catholics explicitly endorse conversion therapy

Verbatim excerpt from the letter

Catholic leaders are “dead” wrong

Conversion therapy is deadly

Conversion therapy doesn’t work

Catholic leaders are inviting sexual abuse

Religion is no excuse for hurting people

Catholics of good conscience must act now

Will you join me in action? Will you work with me and other people of good will to pressure the Church to stop hurting people? We need you! The time to start is now!

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Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot. jamesfinnwrites@gmail.com

James Finn - The Blog

Collected Writings. Stories and ramblings from a long-time LGBTQ thinker and activist.

James Finn

Written by

Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot. jamesfinnwrites@gmail.com

James Finn - The Blog

Collected Writings. Stories and ramblings from a long-time LGBTQ thinker and activist.

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