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Bombshell book "In the Closet of the Vatican" alleges Vatican gay subculture, hypocrisy - CBS NewsA gay French writer has lifted the lid on what he calls one of the world's largest gay communities, the Vatican, estimating that most of its prelates are homosexually inclined and attributing much of the current crisis in the Catholic Church to an internal struggle. In the explosive book, "In the Closet of the Vatican," author Frederic Martel describes a gay subculture at the Vatican and calls out the hypocrisy of Catholic bishops and cardinals who in public denounce homosexuality but in private lead double lives. Aside from the subject matter, the book is astonishing for the access Martel had to the inner sanctum of the Holy See. Martel writes that he spent four years researching it in 30 countries, including weeks at a time living inside the Vatican walls. He says the doors were opened by a key Vatican gatekeeper and friend of Pope Francis who was the subject of the pontiff's famous remark about gay priests, "Who am I to judge? In an interview Friday in a Paris hotel, Martel said he didn't tell his subjects he was writing about homosexuality in the Vatican.
Bombshell book alleges rampant homosexuality, hypocrisy within Vatican
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The vice of the Sodomites is an unparalleled enormity. All Languages. Since it is the shame and condemnation of homosexual desire and action that has in the past drawn so many into the closet, but just looking at gays as people, then on the papacy itself. That need not mean endorsing anything.
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