Can priests smoke and drink?


#1

Occassionally / in moderation??

I know of a priest who drinks (takes whisky) to socialize and even plays mah-jong in his spare time (yes, shots of alchohol) who also happened to be a dear family friend..

Are priests forbidden to smoke and drink?


#2

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