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Teen gets confirmation offer: Barnesville family 'overwhelmed' by attention

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A nontraditional Catholic organization has offered to provide confirmation services to a Barnesville teen after they were denied because of his support for gay marriage.


"I did speak to the father of the young man and let them know the Evangelical Catholic Diocese of the Northwest would be happy to confirm the young man if he is interested in doing so," said Bishop James Wilkowski of Chicago.

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