Here is the text of the letter sent by San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone, Chairman of the USCCB Subcommittee for the Promotion and Defense of Marriage, to US Representative Randy Weber, regarding his support for the State Marriage Defense Act of 2015.
“Europe needs Christ! Today when a lot is said about the economic crisis, we know that even before Europe was suffering a crisis of humanity and the lack of hope and a perspective on life, which only God can give.”
“Here we can glimpse not only what the Church is against but what the Church is always for. Against everything which demeans the eternal value of the human person and for the life and dignity of every man, woman and child.”
“The crisis that the family is going through now could also be an opportunity for growth. It all depends on us, and we should be decidedly more attentive to the deepest desires of todays men and women.”