Bishop Thomas Paprocki of the Springfield Catholic diocese, left, testifies, saying the 

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)
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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)
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