Social conservatives harassed.Ottawa, ON -- The Evangelical Fellowship of Canada The Evangelical Fellowship of Canada (EFC) is a national parachurch association of over 140 affiliated church denominations, ministry organizations, educational institutions, and 1,000 local church congregations. (EFC EFC Expected Family Contribution
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EFC Evangelical Fellowship of Canada
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Showing or marked by proper respect.
re·spectful·ly adv. debate on these issues (LifeSiteNews, Jan. 30, 2006)....
Former Liberal MP Pat O'Brien, who left his party because of its stand in favour of homosexual "marriage," has been appointed Executive Director of V o t e Marriage Canada (VMC See VESA Media Channel. ). In an interview with LifeSiteNews on January 26, O'Brien explained that VMC has launched phase two of its campaign to defend traditional marriage. During the election they encouraged voters to support pro-marriage candidates and now the group will encourage MPs to revisit re·vis·it
tr.v. re·vis·it·ed, re·vis·it·ing, re·vis·its
To visit again.
A second or repeated visit.
re the legislation and vote to restore the definition of traditional marriage. See also "Catholic vote' still not on political radar, " p. 10.