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A new report has predicted that by 2020, half of Britain’s 16 year olds will come from single parent families. The “Breakthrough Britain 2015” study found that even today, just 57 per cent of teenage boys were currently living with their father. The report also added to the common assumption that children whos...read more
Articles from section "Family and Marriage"
The Secretary General of the Synod of Bishops has said the Church should update its doctrine on marriage in an interview ahead of October’s Extraordinary Synod on the Family. "The Church is …read more
Here is an open letter to legislators from the bishops of Northern Ireland regarding a "marriage equality" motion. * * * Dear Member of the Legislative Assembly, Tomorrow, the 29 April, the …read more
Various news sources are reporting that Pope Francis has told an Argentine woman who has been civilly married to a divorced man for 19 years that she can receive Holy Communion. Allegedly, …read more
Vatican Press Office DirectorFather Federico Lombardi issued the followingstatementthis morning concerning Pope Francis' recent telephone callto a woman in Argentina who some press reports …read more
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 …read more