Catholic and Gay: My Journey into Roman Catholic Priesthood and Out of the Closet

by Charles Benedict

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What if the choice you made eighteen years ago turned out to be wrong?

In this unprecedented memoir, Charles shares the confusion he felt growing up as he wrestled with his sexuality and his desire to become a Roman Catholic Priest. Follow the journey of a man who devoted the first thirty-three years of his life and studies to serve the Church, only to discover the life he idolized and the beliefs he taught conflicted with the hidden secret of his life that kept him from accepting his true self and potential.