Priests are human beings. They have feelings, too. They try, they suffer, they get frustrated.
However, what seems to be denied them is the ability to express those feelings on Facebook.
I genuflect in sympathy toward Canon Paul Shackerley, an Anglican priest in Doncaster, England. For, perhaps in an amusing attempt to lay bare his humanity, he reportedly went on his Facebook page one weekend and posted: "I've done f*** all today other than jazz lesson and visit a friend. I hear the fizz of tonic in my gin beckoning."
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