Priests’ celibacy is open to discussion, Vatican No. 2 says
Priestly celibacy is not church dogma and therefore open to discussion, the Vatican’s new secretary of state says.
Archbishop Pietro Parolin’s response to a question during an interview with Venezuelan newspaper El Universal marks a significant change in approach towards one of the thorniest issues facing the Roman Catholic Church. Read more from NBC News.
Photo: Archbishop Pietro Parolin (Hoang Dinh Nam / AFP - Getty Images)