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Cardinal Walter Kasper has said the main purpose of his speech to cardinals gathered for last month’s consistory was to deepen the theological understanding of the family. The cardinal’s speech, which introduced the forthcoming Synod on the family, is featured in The Gospel of the Family, a book to be published t...read more
Articles from section "Family and Marriage"
Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone of San Francisco, chairman of the U.S. bishops’ Subcommittee for the Promotion and Defense of Marriage, responded today to the bill passed by the Hawaii …read more
Here is a translation of the second and final part of the keynote lecture given Sept. 12 in Bologna by Cardinal Carlo Caffarra at the “Family: Womb of the ‘I’” conference, which inaugurated …read more
Here is a translation of the first part of the keynote lecture given Sept. 12 in Bologna by Cardinal Carlo Caffarra at the "Family: Womb of the 'I'" conference, which inaugurated the …read more
The Vatican sent bishops worldwide 38 questions to prepare the Extraordinary Synod on the Family, convoked by Pope Francis for October of 2014, whose theme is “The Challenges of the Family in …read more
Illinois is now set to become the 15th US state to legalize same-sex "marriage," as the state House approved legislation on Tuesday with a vote of 61-54. The governor, Pat Quinn, has promised …read more