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Why Catholic Teachings on Sex and Marriage are Basically Perfect.

I want to provide a better definition of the Catholic marriage, and how it relates to human sexuality. There are many more (and better, and more reliable) definitions in the catechism, papal encyclicals, and innumerable other resources composed by the Church herself—so I’d encourage you to check those out. 1,439 more words

Catholicism

This Insidious Bill

In response to Lord Falconer’s Assisted Dying bill which receives its Second Reading in the House of Lords on Friday 18 July, Laurence England has written a superbly argued and moving post… 603 more words

Church Teachings

Fallen Away Friends

When you’re post-grad and in your late twenty’s every wedding and baptism is essentially a reunion. Your friends, after graduation scatters them to the wind, reunite to celebrate the happy moment and create new memories. 1,067 more words

Friendship

How and why Catholics are devoted to the saints.

Catholicism is unique for a myriad of reasons, but one of my favorites is our devotion to the saints.

I know that’s sometimes a misunderstood quality of my faith, and that breaks my heart. 734 more words

Values