Latest Issue: 28 November 2015
28 November 2015
Digital/PDF Version
Previous Issues
Tablet Subscription
Weekly E-Newsletter
Please complete the form correctly!
Support The Tablet
Support The Tablet
Christmas offer
Christmas offer

Letters Extra

Gay appeal?
03 April 2014

The Notebook article (The Tablet, 22 March) entitled “Thing of Beauty” is, at best, a generalisation on the part of an individual that should not be taken as the general thought of gay male Catholics.

I know few if any gay Catholics who would agree with Laurence England that “homosexuals suffer because we often find ourselves looking for a man for whom our heart yearns – perhaps a man of great beauty. In the Latin Mass we are uniquely taught that we have found Him and He has found and seeks us.”

Your readers need to know that neither statement definitively represents the thoughts and beliefs of anyone other than Mr England and a very few like him.
Jim McCrea, Piedmont, California


To post a comment, please log in or register. Registration is quick, easy and free and will enable you to add comments more quickly in future.

Please complete the form correctly!

Minimum characters remaining: 1500