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Tuesday, September 09, 2008
Bishops criticize Biden's abortion comments
..."Protection of innocent human life is not an imposition of personal religious conviction but a demand of justice," they added....

[Justice Cardinal] Rigali, of Philadelphia, is chairman of the U.S. bishops' Committee on Pro-Life Activities. -Bishop William] Lori, of Bridgeport, Conn., is chairman of the bishops' Committee on Doctrine.
Bishop Lori is also Supreme Chaplain of the Knights of Columbus, and a former Auxiliary Bishop of Washington D.C.