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| 22nd October 2007 | Modified: 17th October 2014 | Christianity, News Releases | Seen 26 times | Liked 0 times

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22nd October 2007

The leaders of the Catholic Church in Scotland and England and Wales have today sent out an Open Letter on the occasion of the 40th Anniversary of the 1967 Abortion Act to the Catholic community in Great Britain. The letter signed by Cardinal Keith O'Brien, President of the Bishops' Conference of Scotland and Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O Connor, President of the Bishops' Conference of England and Wales will be made available to all Dioceses and parishes. The full text of the letter is shown below.  

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