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Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone of San Francisco, chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Subcommittee for the Promotion and Defense of Marriage, strongly endorsed the State Marriage Defense Act of 2014 (S. 2024) introduced in the U.S. Senate by Senator Ted Cruz. A companion bill (H.R. 3829) was prev...read more
Articles from section "Family and Marriage"
Presenting Pope Francis’ Letter to Families today, Archbishop Vincenzo Paglia, president of the Pontifical Council for the Family, said that during these months “the family has been, more …read more
Last Saturday, the archbishop emeritus of Pamplona, Fernando Sebastián Aguilar, became a cardinal of the Catholic Church, one of the first 19 created by the Holy Father Francis. Cardinal …read more
The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has decided to consider two cases against the Italian heterosexual definition of marriage. - In the first case (OLIARI and A. against Italy and Gian …read more
Expressing strong support for the federal Marriage Protection Amendment (H. J. Res. 51) introduced by Rep. Tim Huelskamp (R-KS) in the U.S. House of Representatives, Archbishop Salvatore …read more
An organization of lawyers defending religious liberty and the sanctity of life have filed a brief with the European Court of Human Rights to defend Italy’s sovereign right to define marriage …read more