Interestingly, on bar setting, Jean-Marc Sauvé, author of recent report in clerical sexual abuse in France highlighting appalling abuse statistics, argues that some men with pedophile interests join the Church so that they have easier access to children. #CIASE
The bar has been continually lowered. The real reasons why some men seek ordination have nothing to do with being called. Priests w/desire for approval, power, control, authority & attention are in our midst. It's sad. Clericalism is running rampant & it's destructive.