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Humanae Vitae and thirty years of marriage

My husband and I celebrated our thirtieth wedding anniversary earlier this week. Over on my blog at Catholic Insight, I wrote an article on how we have tried to live our married life informed by the teachings of Pope Paul … Continue reading

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Reflecting on 28 Years of Marriage

My husband and I celebrate our 28th wedding anniversary this month but it seems like it was just yesterday that we exchanged wedding vows. I still remember walking down the aisle on my dad’s arm, flashing a big grin and … Continue reading

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Pope Benedict XVI: The Witness of Christian Families

In his Angelus address of October 8, 2006, Pope Benedict XVI gives a defense of traditional marriage and the role of the traditional family based on Mark 10:12-16. Here is the entire meditation: The gospel presents to us Jesus’ words … Continue reading

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