Catholic Charities in Rockford quits adoption and foster care services due to IL civil unions law

“While we understand leaving this work will be very painful for our client families, employees, volunteers, donors and prayerful supporters, we can no longer contract with the state of Illinois whose laws would force us to participate in activity offensive to the moral teachings of the church — teachings which compel us to do this work in the first place,” said Frank Vonch, director of social services for the Diocese of Rockford, which includes Kane and McHenry counties.

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  1. Here’s some reading material from those “evil atheists” that so threaten your faith. Apparently, they care about children that you don’t. Some kinda God you got there.

    Left Behind – by the Catholic Charities in Rockford
    http://friendlyatheist.com/2011/07/06/secular-adoption-agency-takes-in-children-the-catholic-church-doesnt-care-about/


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