Anti-Gay Rights Catholic Bishop Accused of Same-Sex ‘Misconduct’

Y’know, if the Catholic Church would just let go of their vice-like grip on the sexual lives of priests and nuns alike, things might be far different.

The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis’ Archbishop John Nienstedt is well-known for his outspoken statements against gay people and marriage equality. And now, the Catholic leader is under investigation by a law firm hired by the Archdiocese, based on “multiple allegations” that Nienstedt had relations with multiple men, including priests and seminarians. Although he authorized the investigation himself, the Archbishop denies the allegations are true. His archdiocese confirmed that the investigation was underway, according to the Religion News Service.

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