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– Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship, U.S. Catholic Bishops (November 2007)
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This week on from the tiber to the james:
Debunking the myths about same-sex "marriage''
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Conference celebrates two pro-life victories
No tax-payer funding of abortion-on-demand in federal exchange
Regulations on abortion facilities made permanent
General Assembly Session 2013
Find out how your legislator voted:
Legislators in Arlington Diocese; Richmond Diocese; Combined legislator vote charts
Gains in religious liberty, school choice, & protections for victims of domestic violence and human trafficking
The institution of marriage is "inscribed on our nature''
Pray and learn more about the Church's teaching on marriage as the U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments and considers marriage cases.
See the Virginia bishops' pastoral statement.
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