My Catholic Kid is Gay! Now What?

30 May 2012

Dawn Wilde is an incredible example for all of us! Dawn has an ongoing struggle with same-sex attraction as she lives out her vocation as a Catholic wife and mother. From that perspective, Dawn shares what she thinks is an authentically loving response for faithful Catholic parents, who have a son or daughter experiencing same-sex attraction.

Speaking hypothetically, Dawn states: “For as long as my son remained chaste, I’d encourage him to remain an active member of our faith. The only reason I’ve been able to maintain a loving, fruitful marriage despite SSA is because of God’s grace. There is no greater weapon in the battle for chastity — for gay or straight people — than the Eucharist and Confession.” Visit this article to read more.