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Archbishop: Gay 'marriage' would leave the family 'harmed beyond repair'
9/21/2012 4:00:00 PM
By Johanna Dasteel -LifeSiteNews.com

Archbishop J. Peter Sartain of Seattle has warned, if Washington state's marriage amendment redefining marriage passes this November, "the very foundational nature of marriage for the good and strength of society would be harmed beyond repair."

The archbishop released a new video explaining why Washington voters should reject Referendum R-74, which defines marriage as a "civil contract between two persons."

"Marriage cannot be defined," he said.

If state voters approve the measure, it would devalue the institution of marriage. "In effect, this new law is saying that the loving, permanent and faithful union of a man and woman in marriage...are only of relative importance rather than being fundamental to the existence and well-being of society as a whole."

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