Tag: Traditional Marriage

No ruling can change nature of marriage, says bishop

No ruling can change nature of marriage, says bishop

| June 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Marriage is — “and can only ever be” — a relationship “solely between one man and one woman, regardless of the decision of a judge or any vote,” said Bishop Robert Morlino of Madison.

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What does the Church teach about Marriage?

What does the Church teach about Marriage?

| September 12, 2012 | 5 Comments

– Catholic marriage: Sacramental, communitarian and missionary
– What happens if marriage is redefined?
– Why is the marriage amendment necessary?

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Why do we need a marriage amendment?

Why do we need a marriage amendment?

| September 12, 2012 | 1 Comment

Q & A

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What happens if marriage is redefined?

What happens if marriage is redefined?

| September 12, 2012 | 6 Comments

When a court or legislature adopts a definition of marriage as the union of any two people regardless of gender, legal experts — on both sides of the marriage debate — agree that there will be important consequences for society. Scholars from some of the nation’s most respected law schools have written that the issue impacts a host of other issues, ranging from religious liberty, to individual expression of faith, to education and the professions.

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Sex and marriage: An expression of love  that is open to new life

Sex and marriage: An expression of love that is open to new life

| September 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Church, in its official teaching, has always taken a positive view of sexuality in marriage. Marital intercourse, says the Catechism of the Catholic Church, is “noble and honorable,” established by God so that “spouses should experience pleasure and enjoyment of body and spirit.”

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Catholic marriage: Revealing Christ, building community and reaching out to others

Catholic marriage: Revealing Christ, building community and reaching out to others

| JoAnn Heaney-Hunter | September 12, 2012 | 1 Comment

“Spirituality” is a way to live out one’s religious beliefs. A spirituality of marriage, therefore, is a way to help husbands and wives live out the vocation of marriage in light of faith. Catholic marriage has a distinctive spirituality that is sacramental, communitarian and missionary.

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A faithful, exclusive, lifelong union between a man and a woman

A faithful, exclusive, lifelong union between a man and a woman

| September 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

A faithful, exclusive, lifelong union between a man and a woman

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Marriage: Speaking the truth with love

Marriage: Speaking the truth with love

| August 30, 2012

What we do and say in the coming months will matter greatly

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Talking about the marriage amendment with family, friends

Talking about the marriage amendment with family, friends

| Barb Ernster for The Catholic Spirit | August 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Amendment supporter offers best approaches to take in current debate

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Conscience and the ‘both-and’ of the marriage amendment

Conscience and the ‘both-and’ of the marriage amendment

| Father Tom Knoblach | July 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

Good will and social acceptance of all persons does not logically require that the legal definition of marriage be changed for everyone.

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A closer look at marriage and the marriage amendment

A closer look at marriage and the marriage amendment

| May 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

Marriage is a natural and universal institution that unites a husband and wife and any children born from their union. It is not something that government creates or
makes up.

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Definition of marriage gets renewed attention across country

Definition of marriage gets renewed attention across country

| From staff and wire reports | May 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

The public debate over the definition of marriage received renewed attention this month as voters in North Carolina became the 31st state to approve a constitutional amendment upholding traditional marriage — an action followed a day later by President Barack Obama’s declaration during a nationally televised interview that he supports same-sex marriage.

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