Missouri priest Gary Meier has written about life as a gay catholic priest in his recently re-published memoir, Hidden Voices: Reflections of a Gay, Catholic Priest .
In 2011, Father Gary Meier wrote about his experience as a gay priest anonymously.
Last week, he re-issued the book with his name:
In the end it became clear that I could not be both gay and a priest – that is, I could not live as a gay priest which means living in silence while publicly pretending to support the hierarchy's teachings on homosexuality.
The back cover of the memoir: