Re: “Why religious leaders stick to their guns on homosexuality” (Your Voice, 6-28).
Rev. Donald Heinz gave an interesting point of view. Being a religious studies professor as well as a Lutheran minister, he must have considered these to be qualifying credentials to weigh in on what Catholicism teaches about marriage. We can all learn especially when information is complete.
What was disconcerting was his statement about Catholic teaching on marriage: “Hence all marital sex is about procreation.”
That is only half of what the Catholic Church teaches concerning marriage. Heinz conveniently left out the unitive dimension of conjugal love as …