Clergy Who Promote LGBT are Committing a ‘Kind of Apostasy’: Bishop Schneider

“The Christian family is facing a new Goliath in the ideology of homosexuality and gender,” Bishop Athanasius Schneider, auxiliary bishop of Astana in Kazakhstan said in a recent talk.  “And unfortunately,” he added, “some in the ranks of the clergy became activists and promoters of so-called LGBT ideology.” The Conference of Catholic Families “has meritorious courage to resist the totalitarian and worldwide gender ideology,” he said, in contrast to “other Catholic family meetings, which have surrendered themselves to this ideology or willfully accepted it.”  “Such surrender to the gender ideology and its acceptance constitutes ultimately a betrayal of Christ,” Schneider stated, “an apostasy from the integral and divinely revealed Catholic and apostolic faith.”  Read more: