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30 June 2006

Catholic World News (Virginia)

An American Catholic group has issued a strong protest against Vatican support for gun-control efforts. The St. Gabriel Possenti Society, a Virginia-based organization devoted to protecting the individual's right to self-defense, criticized statements by Archbishop Celestino Migliore, the Holy See's representative at the UN, endorsing "the promotion of disarmament" and calling for stiffer international controls on the sale and possession of firearms. John Snyder,... (

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