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African-American churches, CCI oppose redefinition of marriage legislation

Chicago-area African-American churches today launched a public relations effort to oppose redefinition of marriage legislation currently being considered by the Illinois legislature. Auxiliary Bishop Joseph Perry of the Archdiocese of Chicago spoke at the press conference to present the viewpoint of the Catholic Conference of Illinois.

The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod also joined the effort but was not present at the press conference.