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In light of the Catholic Church’s abuse crisis, interviews of prospective priests have gotten more personal. The New York Times reports:
“When was the last time you had sex?” all candidates for the seminary are asked. (The preferred answer: not for three years or more.)
“What kind of sexual experiences have you had?” is another common question. “Do you like pornography?”
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