Catholics and same-sex marriage: A different comparison

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For the American Catholic Church, the dust is a long way from being settled regarding last week’s decision by the Supreme Court for same-sex marriage. How Catholic institutions will respond is not entirely clear. The U. S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, in an early response, compared same-sex marriage with abortion, stating:  “Just as Roe v. Wade did not settle the question of abortion over forty years ago, Obergefell v.