Cardinal Timothy Dolan called for protections for the unborn, in his benediction at the Democratic National Convention Thursday night in Charlotte, N.C.
“Grant us the courage to defend it, life, without which no other rights are secure,” Dolan said in the prayer. “We ask your benediction on those waiting to be born, that they may be welcomed and protected.”
Dolan delivered the benediction at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla. Although that prayer contained language about the sanctity of human life, Dolan did not speak specifically about the unborn at the RNC.
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