“People with (homosexual) inclinations just cannot be ordained,” Dr.

“People with (homosexual) inclinations just cannot be ordained,” Dr. Navarro-Valls said in an interview, citing canon law but wading into what he knew was sensitive territory. “That does not imply a final judgment on people with homosexuality,” added Dr. Navarro-Valls, a Spanish layman who is a psychiatrist by training. “But you cannot be in this field (of the priesthood.)”