Moral Men Need Not Apply: One Man's Quest to Become a Catholic Priest in America's Decaying Culture

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Comments on author Don McGaffigan during his seven year odyssey (4 years priesthood quest, 3 years book writing):

"What are they afraid of?"-Dick Connell, Exeter, NH

"Don, this is the priesthood!" (While reading the letters of thanks Don McGaffigan received during his quest)-Father Craig Pregana, Voc. Dir. Diocese of Fall River, MA

"This is not the point." (While reading the same letters)-Archbishop Charles Chaput, Diocese of Denver, CO

"You have a high moral profile. You want everyone to live up to your standards."-Dr. John Walsh, Psychiatrist, Diocese of Manchester, NH

"You did not fail in your quest Don, you discovered."-Paul Kelley, U.S. Marine Corps League, Cape & Islands Detachment 955, Orleans, MA

"On behalf of the residents and Activities Department at Exeter Healthcare, I want to thank you for bringing your smiling face Every day you come, you bring happiness and joy to so many "-Kerry Robertson, Assist. Activities Director, Exeter Healthcare, Exeter, NH

"We also think that it is very kind of you to dedicate all these great events to Cindy, who we believe must have been such a great person as you are also. Thank you for the wonderful times."-Sarah, Laura, Meg and Jill. Exeter, NH

"Don, you are a fine man and have so much to offer the church and your community. Continue to contribute in every way that you can."-Matthew Smith, MD, PhD, Massachusetts General Hospital

 

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Contents

NetworkingA Hint of What Was
13
No Good Deed Goes UnpunishedCindys
39
Exeter Health CareA Helping Hand Gets
59
The Nuns StoryCindys Sisters
77
The ExNuns StoryA Suckers Story
93
Portland MaineA Straight Shooter?
106
BridgeportThe Deep Freeze
120
Fall River MassachusettsEnthusiastic
142
The Denver Disaster
156
GloriaMy future?
175
Why they really didnt want me
193
The Change in the Catholic
214
Moral Decay at the Grass Roots
227
Epilogue
269
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