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Seven quit charity over policy of bishops

Deplore effort to exclude same-sex adoptions

By Patricia Wen
Globe Staff / March 2, 2006

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Seven members of the board of Catholic Charities of Boston, including prominent business and media leaders, announced their resignations yesterday, saying that the Massachusetts bishops' effort to prohibit gays from adopting children from Catholic social service agencies ''threatens the very essence of our Christian mission." (Full article: 1150 words)

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