Gay priest ousted by conservative bishop

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Thu March 6, 2014

Gay priest ousted by conservative bishop

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From our partners at the East Bay Express.
Source: Eastbayexpress · Via: Sam Levin
During Sunday Mass several weeks ago at Newman Hall Holy Spirit Parish in Berkeley, Father Bernard Campbell spoke of anger, bitterness, and sadness. At the end of the service, the pastor read a short excerpt from a poem: "A friend once gave me a gift, a box of darkness, and it took me a long time to discover that even this was a gift."