Be careful not to offend gay worshippers, some UK RC priests warned
Posted on November 29, 2008
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churches in case they offend gay worshippers.
They have been told by their bishops not to assume that every churchgoer is a heterosexual and to reflect this ‘in language and conversation’.
‘Remember that homophobic jokes and asides can be cruel and hurtful - a careless word can mean another experience of rejection and pain,’ say the bishops in a leaflet advising priests and worshippers how to be more welcoming to gay people.
Be careful not to offend gay worshippers, priests warned
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