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Why can't catholic priests marry?

I mean the most religious people in the bible were married Noah,Moses,Abraham,Job and others were married so it doesn't matter if you are married or not it matters about your faith and your devotion to God the bible says that sex is a good thing when your married it is a gift from God

Asked By: Markk - 10/25/2010
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Answered By: Misty - 10/25/2010
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Sex, drugs, and rock and roll. Who needs to marry? Oh, wait. I seem to have gotten priest confused with rock star. How the f**k did that happen?
Answered By: NarcissismandEnvy - 10/25/2010
 
Then We caused Our messengers to follow in their footsteps; and We caused Jesus, son of Mary, to follow, and gave him the Gospel, and placed compassion and mercy in the hearts of those who followed him. But monasticism they invented - We ordained it not for them - only seeking Allah's pleasure, and they observed it not... More
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Answered By: use your brain - 10/25/2010
 
There's no reason that they shouldn't. I think that they just made up their on rules.
Answered By: grandma - 10/25/2010
 
I guess, in the ten commandments, it says no adultery, so i guess that's why. Or they want to focus on worshiping god then marrying and etc..
Answered By: Pudding - 10/25/2010
 
Because priests devoted themselves to God and not a woman.
Answered By: Denny - 10/25/2010
 
Because a priest is a spiritual father. It would be spiritual incest for him to date and marry one of his spiritual children.
Answered By: Miss Mouse - 10/25/2010
 
The apostle Paul SUGGESTED that a person could do more for... More
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Answered By: pugjw9896 - 10/25/2010
 
Misconception: Catholic Priests can’t get married... More
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Answered By: Roxanne - 10/25/2010
 
King James Version Bible... More
Answered By: David Pratt - 10/25/2010
 
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