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Second Catholic Parrish in Seattle Refuses to Help Repeal Gay Marriage Law
A second big Catholic church in Seattle, St. Joseph Parish on Capitol Hill, says it will not circulate ballot petitions on a referendum to repeal the state's new same-sex marriage law.

The pastor at St. Joseph, the Rev. John D. Whitney, S.J., warned two months ago that a Catholic bishops' letter denouncing marriage equality "will bring great pain" among those "so often marginalized in our church."

The website at St. Joseph carries a terse notice: "Please be aware that Fr. Whitney has decided that no petitions will be permitted anywhere on the campus of St. Joseph."

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Published on:  April 12, 2012

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