4.8.1.1 Ministry to Persons with Same-Sex Attraction

1. Pastoral ministry to Catholics with same-sex attraction should be centered in parishes and other diocesan institutions under the guidance of the pastor, rector or chaplain. Spiritual advisors and group leaders are to be approved or appointed by the pastor, rector or chaplain.

2. The following is approved to provide spiritual support for persons with same-sex attraction as well as for their friends and relatives: Courage and Encourage (Information is available at the diocesan website.)




Date approved by Bishop


Posted by
Msgr. S. J. Raica, chancellor