Was Saint Peter married?


#1

1) Other than Mark 1 - 29, is there any other proof that Saint Peter was a married man?

2) Where can I learn more about men who were married in the early Church and still were allowed to be Priests, but then some years later the rule of Celibacy was established?


#2

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