Articles on this issue "marriage"
As the first week of the Synod of Bishops on the family is underway at the Vatican, Archbishop GeorgGänswein has reaffirmed Church doctrine on Holy Matrimony. The prefect of the Pontifical …read more
The bishops of Virginia responded to Monday's decision by the US Supreme Court to decline to hear cases of states seeking to uphold their bans on same-sex "marriage." Bishop Paul S. Loverde …read more
A dozen married couples are participating as auditors in the synod of bishops that begin with Mass on Sunday. One of them is the couple responsible in Brazil for the movement Our Lady’s …read more
The Vatican announced Saturday that Pope Francis is to establish a special commission to examine possibilities for streamlining the annulments process. In a statement, the Vatican said the …read more
Fathers play a vital role in the upbringing of their children, different from that of a mother, according to a recent book that examines a variety of scientific evidence. In “Do Fathers …read more
Wedding bells rang in St. Peter’s Basilica this morning as Pope Francis presided over a Mass that included a wedding ceremony for 20 couples from the Diocese of Rome. The celebration comes …read more
Here is the translation of the Holy Father's homily during the wedding Mass celebrated this morning at St. Peter's Basilica on the Feast of the Exaltation of the Cross. * * * Today’s first …read more