I’m not kidding.
Vatican Monsignor says he was “pretending to be gay” to help wayward youth.
“It’s all false; it was a trap. I was a victim of my own attempts to contribute to cleaning up the church with my psychoanalyst work,” La Repubblica quoted Stenico as saying.
Stenico said he had met with the young man and pretended to talk about homosexuality “to better understand this mysterious and faraway world which, by the fault of a few people — among them some priests — is doing so much harm to the church,” La Repubblica quoted him as saying.
I’ve just had oral surgery — and am in a bad mood — but this did make me chuckle.
— Steve Clemons