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The bishops conference of England and Wales has issued a statement saying that Pope Francis did not intend public distribution of the answers to the questionnaire on marriage and family life sent out by the Vatican in lead up to the ordinary and extraordinary synods to be held on the family. “As the consultation ...read more
Articles from section "Family and Marriage"
For all too many people today, the experience of love is like the roses they received on Valentine's day. Here on Friday, wilted on Monday. For author Simcha Fisher, though, love isn't as …read more
Here is a translation of Pope Francis’ remarks today when he met in St. Peter's Square with some 20,000 youth engaged to be married. He responded to questions posed by three couples. * * * …read more
For more than 30 years, the Courage apostolate has been offering pastoral care to men and women with same-sex attraction, helping them to withstand a culture which increasingly demands …read more
A dinner for two? A weekend away from the city? A Tiffany’s jewel? No, this year engaged couples of Italy and the world had an altogether special way of spending the feast of Saint Valentine: …read more
Alfred Joyce Kilmer (1886-1918) was a Catholic convert, husband, father, man of letters, poet and faithful son of New Jersey. He died in World War I. He wrote this Valentine for his wife …read more