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TCC Video: Gun control advocacy seen as moral endeavor by Catholic Bishops

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After the church shooting in Charleston, South Carolina gun laws are again in the news. The U.S Catholic Bishops support national policies aimed at strengthening the regulation of firearms. After the mass murder of twenty children and six staff members at Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, the U.S. Catholic Bishops issued a statement of support for laws aimed at reducing gun violence, “Guns are too easily accessible . . . [and] our society must provide health services and support to those who have mental illnesses and to their families and caregivers.” Read the entire statement here: USCCB Calls for Action in Response to Newtown Tragedy

 

Watch the video from Catholic News Service below: