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Shut Down Pornhub . . . and Every Other Porn Site

Pornography, a Plague Upon Our Families, Children, and Societies It has always seemed to me that if ever there were an issue that religious conservatives, feminists, and human rights activists should agree on, it is on the evils of the mass proliferation of online pornography and the urgent need to [...]

By |2020-03-16T14:54:00-04:00March 16th, 2020|Categories: News and Commentary, Spirit & Life Newsletter|Tags: , , |
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Four Cohabitation Before Marriage Statistics

Imagine this scenario: You’ve been in a serious relationship for several years and things are going well. You talk about a future, but not necessarily marriage. Your friends and family like this person. You get along fantastically. And people are now starting to ask, “When are you taking the next [...]

By |2019-12-05T21:22:03-05:00July 5th, 2019|Categories: Marriage & Family|Tags: , , |
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The Catechism of the Catholic Church on IVF

Nowhere else on earth except on a skinny white plastic stick can two vertical lines create such immense joy. What’s represented by those two lines—the culmination of marital love and unity—is the fulfillment of long-held hopes and dreams. Indeed, they often evoke tears of happiness and maybe even a little [...]

By |2019-10-23T17:48:44-04:00May 22nd, 2019|Categories: Reproductive Technology|Tags: , , |
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The Christian Sexual Revolution

The Truly Radical Revolution that Accompanied Christianity “It is essential, therefore, that the values chosen and pursued in one's life be true, because only true values can lead people to realize themselves fully, allowing them to be true to their nature. The truth of these values is to be found [...]

By |2019-11-02T18:45:09-04:00September 17th, 2018|Categories: News and Commentary, Spirit & Life Newsletter|Tags: , , |