Family

September 22, 2014

Is This the Most Pro-Marriage, Pro-Life Beer Ad Ever? (Video)

I haven’t seen every beer ad ever, so I really don’t have an answer to the above question, but I do know that this Miller Lite
September 24, 2014

The Diabolical Trinity: Divorce, Same-Sex Marriage, and Abortion

Catholic media (especially the outlets of a more liberal persuasion) are whipped into a frenzy about the upcoming Synod of the Family. As we draw closer
September 24, 2014

Shipwreck and Cynicism

Last July, Pope Francis made his first papal trip outside of Rome to the Italian island of Lampedusa: a narrow slab of rock 70 miles off
September 29, 2014

They Support a Woman’s Right to Choose – Unless She Chooses to Have More Than Two Children

The feeling I get from such questions is that the commentators must view parenthood as though it is like ordering food at a restaurant: “One boy
October 1, 2014
Detail from La Pietà by Michelangelo, 1499

What is Love? A Crust for the Critics

Returning to the diabolical trinity from your humble writer’s post from last week, we look deeper at the importance of procreation in defining the marital bond.
October 2, 2014

The Cutest Thing You Will See All Day

  No, all week. At a school in the Diocese of Lincoln, the students recently celebrated the feast of St. Therese of Lisieux by dressing up
October 7, 2014

Synod on the Family Debates Correct Pronunciation of “Synod”

In a somewhat strange development, discussions at the Extraordinary Synod on the Family have stalled due to the sudden emergence of a fierce debate among the