Eternal Celibacy and Everlasting Love

Here’s another poem from Wilf. Wilf Copping was born in 1954 and made a commitment to celibacy in 1980. He lives in Christian community – ‘House of Living Stones’ in Northants.   Celibacy begins with the giving Of one life to another, And continues that way ever expanding Until its Read more…

Belonging To The People

Celibacy has been to me like the best tasting wine that increases its flavour with age. I have no regrets at beginning my journey so young – starting it when I was just 21. Of course it hasn’t always been easy, very painful at times, but my frailty and human Read more…

The Celibacy Myth:Loving For Life: Part 4

Continuation of the outline of the book: The Celibacy Myth: Loving for Life; Charles A.Callagher and Thomas L. Vandenberg. St Paul Publications. England. 1987 This is an excellent book written mainly for Catholic priests but it has relevance for all celibates.  Chapter3: Bachelor or Bridegroom? A priest or Christian leader Read more…