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Croatians are preparing to vote on a historic referendum that, if passed, would constitutionally define marriage as between a man and a woman. Citizens will head to the polls to vote on the referendum on Dec. 1st. The “In the Name of the Family” Initiative collected 710,000 signatures in 15 days calling for th...read more
Articles from section "Family and Marriage"
Queen Elizabeth II approved a bill today which legalizes same-sex marriage in Britain. Her majesty's approval of the bill was the final step necessary for it to become law. As of next summer, …read more
The first national meeting of the Pastoral of the Family was held recently in Havana. The event, which was promoted by the Conference of Catholic Bishops of Cuba, reflected on the theme: “The …read more
The rise in numbers of cohabiting couples in recent years could lead to the conclusion that being married does not make much difference: a supposition not supported by studies of couples. In …read more
The recent legalization of same-sex marriage in France has not settled matters, as debate over the issue continues. Proponents of changing the definition of marriage often appeal to …read more
Here is the statement released by the Massachusetts Catholic Conference regarding the US Supreme Court's ruling that the Defense of Marriage Act is unconstitutional. * * * Statement of the …read more