What does the Catholic Church teach about homosexuality? Is it a disorder or something that should be fixed? Are the sacraments closed to homosexuals? The Catechism of the Catholic Church says that “under no circumstances can [homosexual acts] be approved” but that homosexual persons must be accepted with “respect, compassion, and sensitivity.” (2357-2359)
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