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By Diogenes (articles ) | May 13, 2009

 Father Lawrence Perry has been suspended, after being accused of sexual misconduct with adult parishioners. The case will undoubtedly revive arguments for an end to priestly celibacy in the Catholic Church.

Oh, wait. Father Perry is an Episcopalian priest, not a Catholic. And the Episcopal Church allows priests to marry. So this case will probably cause pundits to write..... 

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... nothing at all.

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