The Role of Priests in Ministry to Those Who Struggle With Pornography

Priest_roleThe US Conference of Catholic Bishops approved a formal statement on pornography at their November 2015 plenary assembly called Create in Me a Clean Heart: A Pastoral Response to Pornography.

The full text of the statement is contained on the US bishops’ website [http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/human-life-and-dignity/pornography/index.cfm].

In addition, the USCCB publications office has available a series of pamphlets related to the main statement. One of those is titled The Role of Priests in Ministry to Those Who Struggle With Pornography. The pamphlet was prepared by Capuchin Franciscan Father David Songy, president and CEO of St. Luke Institute.

The pamphlet can be accessed in PDF by going to:

http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/human-life-and-dignity/pornography/the-role-of-priests-in-ministry-to-those-who-struggle-with-pornography.cfm

For a listing of all the pamphlets in the Clean Heart series, go to:

http://store.usccb.org/Create-In-Me-A-Clean-Heart-Series-s/2199.htm