Bishop Thomas Paprocki of the Springfield Catholic diocese, left, testifies, saying the same sex marriage bill would undermine “natural marriage” between a man and a woman and would sen

 

              Bishop Thomas Paprocki of the Springfield Catholic diocese, left, testifies, saying the same sex marriage bill would undermine “natural marriage” between a man and a woman and would sen
Bishop Thomas Paprocki of the Springfield Catholic diocese, left, testifies, saying the same sex marriage bill would undermine “natural marriage” between a man and a woman and would send a message that children don’t need a mother and a father, during a Senate Executive committee hearing at the Illinois State Capitol Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013 in Springfield Ill. Illinois Sen. Heather Steans, D-Chicago, a supporter for same sex marriage, looks on. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)