Five points on married priests Admin Friday, May 2, 2014 A leading canon lawyer believes that whereas married men (as in the case of Anglican priests entering the Ordinariate) may be Catholic priests, those men ought also to be thereafter continent. © 2023 The Catholic Thing. All rights reserved. For reprint rights, write to: [email protected] The Catholic Thing is a forum for intelligent Catholic commentary. Opinions expressed by writers are solely their own.