Sisters and Brothers in Christ,

In the name of the priests, deacons, religious, and lay faithful of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia I extend prayers of thanksgiving to all veterans of our Armed Forces for their service and willingness to sacrifice for the preservation of our freedoms. They, and…

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