John Grabowski, associate professor of moral theology, was quotd in an Aleteia.org story on the baptism of the children of same-sex couples. See the article below.

When You're Gay and You Want Your Kids Baptized

From: Aleteia.org Date: July 7, 2014 Author: Brian Fraga

... In trying to balance a child's right to baptism with the concern of causing scandal, the Church is finding itself "between a rock and a hard place," said John Grabowski, a professor of moral theology and ethics at the Catholic University of America."The Church, in conferring baptism on children of unmarried couples, particularly same-sex couples, that could be construed by people inside and outside the Church as giving tacit approval of these relationships, and saying that they are just as good as any kind of marriage," Grabowski told Aleteia."The bishops are trying to do the best they can pastorally with an important and sensitive situation, where you have these both sets of interests at tension with each other," Grabowski said. ...

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