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The recent Sochi Olympics offered a clear picture of how drastically the cultural image of a family has changed. The television advertisements by Coca Cola and by Chevrolet pictured families with a varied number of parents in assorted combinations of genders. It is telling that these companies felt that highligh...read more
Articles from section "Family and Marriage"
A press conference was held this morning at the Holy See Press Office to present the Preparatory Document for next year’s Third Assembly of the Extraordinary Synod of Bishops. The Synod will …read more
Last weekend's celebration of the World Day of the Family was a celebration with Pope Francis. The Holy Father arrived to St Peter's Square accompanied by many little ones. Next to the altar …read more
Bishop Javier Echevarría Rodríguez, prelate of Opus Dei, met Saturday morning with hundreds of families, the majority resident in Rome, but some who traveled to this city for the World Day of …read more
Saint Peter’s Square was filled with children and their parents over the weekend to celebrate the conclusion of this year’s plenary assembly of the Pontifical Council for the Family, which …read more
It is more important than ever to recognize the rights of the family in a global environment in which individual rights prevail, says Pope Francis. The Holy Father emphasized this today in an …read more