ACP Zoom Presentation
“Papal Teaching on Same-Sex Relationships: A Battle Against Reality”
Luca Badini Confalonieri
Monday 6th December 7.00pm
Zoom Meeting ID: 847 2449 8870
Dr Luca Badini Confalonieri has a long standing interest in the governance of the Roman Catholic Church. He is the author of Democracy in the Christian Church. An Historical, Theological and Political Case (T&T Clark 2012, 304 pages).
He is also the lead author of the Institute’s “Academic Statement on the Ethics of Free and Faithful Same-Sex Relationships”, published in May 2021, endorsed by more than 60 scholars, and translated in 10 languages so far, including Chinese, with Filipino forthcoming. He wrote an article about it for The Irish Times, entitled “Cry for justice from gay Catholics must not be ignored. Fallacies of church thinking on homosexuality exposed in new study” (click here).
Together with his colleague, Dr Ally Kateusz, Luca has contributed as academic consultant to the documentary “Jesus’ Female Disciples: The New Evidence” (Minerva Media: Channel 4, UK), premiered 8 April 2018.