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Fr. Eric Bergman and the members of the St. Thomas More Society worship daily at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Scranton, Pennsylvania. He and his wife, Kristina, are the parents of five young children. For more information, go to: www.stthomasmoresociety.org.

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