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Thinking Faith examines Pope's comments on condoms

A human and spiritual wake-up call?

Pope Benedict's words at the beginning of his trip to Africa, regarding the use of condoms in preventing the spread of AIDS, generated a media storm.  But the Pope's comments are not the cause for concern that they were reported to be, argues Michael Czerny SJ on Thinking Faith.  Why is the Church's teaching on this issue not 'unrealistic and ineffective', as alleged; but valuable, efficient, and grounded in reality?  To read his piece see: