Defying the Vatican, ministers in St. Augustin Catholic church in Wurzburg, Germany, held a “blessings service” for homosexual unions and other couples on Monday, May 10th.

Fr. Valdemar explained that “persons can always be blessed, even if they are sinners, but that which is in itself a serious sin and offensive to God, such as homosexual acts, cannot be blessed.”

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