Originally Posted by mriff
One comment js, a small one. You might want to make an appointment with the Priest and go sit down with him for a chat. You will be very surprised how that might turn out. You will find out that he will be extremely easy to talk to and has heard what you want to discuss thousands of times. He will not be at all offended with any question you may ask. And I guarantee you that he will not make you feel obligated to choose his church in any way. You may walk away with some counseling that will be very helpful.
That is very helpful advice and something I will have to do. It should help clear up some of my uncertainties or it could raise more questions. Either way, it will be beneficial.