The pope made in an interview with journalist Peter Seewald regarding condom use in The interview attracted attention in the media. A number of Episcopal conferences have also been quoted to have suggested that condom use may be acceptable in some circumstances to prevent Aids. The advertisement was run by Catholics for Choice movement advocating for use of condoms to save life. According to Kairo the stand of the church on sex was that married couples must be faithful to each other and unmarried women and girls must abstain from sexual activities until marriage.
Catholic church tries to clear confusion over condom use
The Big Debate on ‘Good Catholics Use Condoms’ - Catholics for Choice
It is more vital than ever that Catholics who understand the teaching of the Church on Birth Control be ever so patient with those who do not. After all, the sad reality is that for 50 years now there have only been a few Cardinals, Bishops, and priests who have given the proper time to this subject matter from the pulpit. Those who addressed this issue often suffered for it. Some were reprimanded by their Superiors, others were moved out to the farthest, most undesirable location in the diocese. Only Satan, himself, is clever enough to have worked his way into that many bedrooms. Yet in an amazing turn of events, something quite unexpected has taken hold of the country and the Church.
The Vatican today paved the way for the widespread use of condoms by Catholics, stirring impassioned theological debate among his millions of followers across the world. Across Africa reaction to the statement exposed the divergence of views within the Catholic church. The pope's amplified comments may have created a doctrinal dilemma for hardliners. Matthew Ndagosa, archbishop for the Kaduna diocese in Nigeria, where Catholicism is thriving, said: "Everybody is misinterpreting the Vatican. People have made up their own minds on this issue and are twisting the words to fit them.
That is, according to the group Catholics for Choice, who blithely takes a strong stand on abortion and contraception-namely, in favor of them. They even have a web site devoted exclusively to the use of the condom, appropriately named condoms4life. We believe that sex is sacred.