Cardinal Nichols’ criticism of faithful priests is deeply disturbing

Mar 26, 2015 by

By John Smeaton, SPUC: I am deeply disturbed by Cardinal Nichols’ criticism of the 461 brave priests who signed a letter upholding the unchangeable teachings of the Catholic Church on marriage and Holy Communion. In the letter, which was published in the Catholic Heraldyesterday, priests from all over England and Wales pledged to remain faithful to Catholic teaching and to offer true pastoral care to all those who find themselves in difficult situations. A statement made by Cardinal...

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Cohabitation Can Be Hazardous to Your Health

Mar 24, 2015 by

From The American College of Pediatricians: With its position statement, Cohabitation, the American College of Pediatricians cautions adolescents and young adults about the negative consequences of cohabitation for both themselves and their children, and urges parents to teach their children about the advantages of waiting until marriage. Research shows that, rather than serving as a stepping stone to a healthy marriage, living together before marriage (cohabitation) makes couples more likely...

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Bishop backs Catholic school’s removal of teacher over pro-marriage Facebook comments

Mar 24, 2015 by

PLEASE ACT: Contact details below by Ben Johnson, LifeSite: A Catholic school has decided not to rehire a theology teacher who rejected the argument in favor of gay “marriage” on her private Facebook page, her family has announced. The controversy began last week after a student found a Facebook post by Patricia Jannuzzi, a 57-year-old theology teacher at Immaculata High School in Somerville, New Jersey. In it, Jannuzzi said that advocates of redefining marriage argue that they “are born this...

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Alan Craig responds to Eric Pickles’ same-sex ‘marriage’ turnaround

Mar 19, 2015 by

From Christian Concern: Alan Craig from ‘Because Children Matter’ responds to Eric Pickles’ same-sex ‘marriage’ turnaround, on LBC radio. Listen here    

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Still very little support for marriage in the Budget

Mar 19, 2015 by

By Matt Walsh, The Conservative Woman: Married couples will no doubt be rejoicing at today’s Budget announcement on the transferable tax allowance rising from £1,000 to £1,100. The decision taken by the Chancellor means that married couples will be a whole 38 pence a week better off. It has been almost ten years since David Cameron became Conservative leader and attempted to detoxify a supposedly poisonous Tory brand to form a newer, more modern compassionate Party. In that time, he has made...

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France: The online dating site sued for targeting married people

Mar 18, 2015 by

From BBC News: An online dating site that targets married people is being accused of breaking the law. A court in France must now decide whether the company is illegally encouraging spouses to cheat. Is it permitted for a dating website to promote adultery, when fidelity in marriage is written into French civil law? That is the question underlying a law-suit targeting the French company Gleeden, which boasts that it is the world’s leading “extra-conjugal site conceived for married...

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