I came out as a gay, Catholic priest on the Feast of the Annunciation | America Magazine
March 25, 2004, the dinner of the Annunciation, mat same the longest day of my life. I knew this was the moment to get out in public as a gay, Roman christian priest. That evening, I was being honored by the United Way for my parish’s ministries to the poor and marginalized in the community. The journey to that instant was a long and oft agonized one. Shortly ahead the ceremony, a little reporter from the localized publishing company interviewed me. I knew I wanted to be a spiritual leader since I was in junior high school.
Judas Priest Biography | Rolling Stone
Judas Priest, a leather-clad heavy-metal band, was formed by musician K. The set didn't get a bid until 1974, just after guitar player astronaut Tipton joined. In 1971 frontman Rob Halford joined (he'd antecedently worked in stagy lighting), having met Hill, whom his sister was then dating (and later married). Its freshman LP was released that year, but some it and the 1976 follow-up, .