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So just why did the Catholic school fire a gay teacher?
So just why did the Catholic school fire a gay teacher?

The Roman Catholic Church complains that it has been unfairly characterized as anti-gay. Let’s leave that discussion for another time, because a recent incident — involving the firing of a gay teacher at a Catholic school in Pennsylvania — is less about whether the church is anti-gay than whether it has a coherent or consistent position on the subject. Michael Griffin, a 12-year language teacher at Holy Ghost Preparatory School, said administrators had known about his sexual orientation for years. One attended his civil union ceremony. He showed up with his partner at school functions. But he was fired after he informed his supervisors that he would be coming to work...

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