The Corner

Yeah Phil, I Do

Phil Lawler, over at the Catholic World News

blog, muses:

“Last week the Massachusetts legislature held hearings on a bill that would

define marriage as a bond between a man and a woman– an effort to stop the

movement toward recognition of same-sex ‘marriages.’ Four Catholic priests

testified at the hearings. All four opposed the bill, arguing in effect that

same-sex couples should be allowed to marry. No word from the Archdiocese of

Boston. No word from the dioceses of Worcester, Fall River, and Springfield.

Roughly half of the voters in Massachusets are Catholic. But this bill

probably will never even come up for a vote. Do you wonder why?

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