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The United Kingdom moved closer to being the latest nation to legislate in favor of same-sex "marriage" this week when it passed a bill allowing such ceremonies to take place in England and Wales. The bill still has to go before the House of Lords, but such legislation coming even this far would have been unthin...read more
Articles from section "Family and Marriage"
Here is a translation of an address Benedict XVI gave Saturday tomembers of the Tribunal of the Roman Rota. * * * Dear members of the Tribunal of the Roman Rota! It is a joy for me to meet …read more
Benedict XVI says the Christian vision of man is a great "yes" to his or her dignity and social nature, and in this context, the Church stresses a great "yes" to the dignity and beauty of …read more
The negative social consequences of divorce are well-known but a new report shows that it also leads to a decline in religious practice. On Wednesday the Institute for American Values …read more
Hundreds of thousands gathered Sunday in Paris to defend marriage, the union of one man and one woman, and of children's right to have a father and a mother: The protest brought 300,000 …read more
The secretary of the Pontifical Council for the Family is offering a "fraternal and warm greeting" to the hundreds of thousands of people expected to rally in defense of marriage this Sunday …read more