Nov 22, · Condoms and the Catholic church: a short history For the past 42 years the church has shackled itself to a dogma that many of its adherants have simply ignored Protesters rallying in support of the Author: Stephen Bates. Nov 23, · The Catholic ban on the use of condoms, or any other device, for contraceptive purposes remains. One of the pope's most senior officials, Cardinal Rino Fisichella, told the press conference condoms.
Dec 01, · During his flight home from what's seen as a highly successful visit to Africa, a journalist challenged Pope Francisabout the Roman Catholic Church's opposition to the use of condoms. The argument has always been that using condoms is an effective way of guarding against the transmission of the HIV virus and that the Church's position is unhelpful, to say the least. Jul 19, · The Truth about Catholics and Condoms. As the XIX International AIDS Conference comes to Washington D.C., the issue of condom use to prevent the spread of HIV will certainly be a central topic of debate. For many involved, the statement that Pope Benedict XVI made in still resonates. In a great leap forward for the Catholic Church, he said that .
Apr 29, · While the Catholic Church hierarchy argues that the Church is concerned that promotion of condom use will lead to irresponsible, risky sexual behavior (promiscuity and prostitution), those who advocate for the use of condoms argue that if used during the intercourse it will reduce the probability of pregnancy and spreading sexually transmitted . Nov 20, · The Pope drops Catholic ban on condoms in historic shift. The Pope has signalled a historic shift in the position of the Roman Catholic Church by saying condoms can be morally justified.
Dec 13, · The Catholic Church has always held that artificial contraception use is immoral. In a book interview that made waves, Pope Benedict XVI said that while using a condom can represent a step in. Jan 25, · Catholic church teaching does not allow the use of condoms as a means of birth control, arguing that abstinence and monogamy in heterosexual marriage is the best way to stop the spread of Aids.