Click here to advertise on CatholicCulture.org

Argentine bishops speak out against same-sex marriage, urge faithful to demonstrate

Catholic World News - July 13, 2010

Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Buenos Aires has urged the faithful to participate in a massive rally on July 13 as the nation’s senate discusses the legalization of same-sex marriage.

On Sunday, priests across the nation read at Mass the Argentine bishops’ statement in defense of marriage. “Marriage as a stable relationship between man and woman, who in their diversity complement one another for the transmission and care of life, is a good that does much for the development of persons as well as society,” the bishops noted. “We are not before a private event or religious option, but before a reality that has its root in the very nature of mankind.”

Additional sources for this story
Some links will take you to other sites, in a new window.

An appeal from our founder, Dr. Jeffrey Mirus:

Dear reader: If you found the information on this page helpful in your pursuit of a better Catholic life, please support our work with a donation. Your donation will help us reach seven million Truth-seeking readers worldwide this year. Thank you!

Progress toward our July expenses ($8,412 to go):
$35,000.00 $26,588.43
24% 76%
Sound Off! CatholicCulture.org supporters weigh in.

All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!

Show 1 Comments? (Hidden)Hide Comments
  • Posted by: Saved by Grace - Jul. 13, 2010 10:02 AM ET USA

    Connect this to the previous story about the bishop's abuse. Homosexuality disorder manifests itself in many disorders in our society!

Subscribe for free
Shop Amazon
Click here to advertise on CatholicCulture.org

Recent Catholic Commentary

Links to the past 12 hours ago
Fetal tissues and vaccinations; are you part of the problem? 17 hours ago
The mystery of conversion, always deeply rooted in Divine mercy 18 hours ago
Vatican delegations ought to avoid the rhetoric of the world. 21 hours ago
Church Fathers: St. Irenaeus of Lyons, Part II July 29

Top Catholic News

Most Important Stories of the Last 30 Days