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SQT - The Lion's Heart and #SSM

Please join me and other bloggers at This Ain’t the Lyceum for Seven Quick Takes Friday.

Given the US Supreme Court’s decision last week on legalizing same sex marriage, I’m dedicating my entire SQT today to a book FQP published last year entitled, … 758 more words

Catholicity

#Fatherhood

The true meaning of human fatherhood is under attack in our contemporary society.  Sadly many people today have negative experiences of fatherhood.  Because of the weakness of the human condition we have imperfect dads.  152 more words

Nick

#SCOTUS Decision on Marriage

On June 26, 2015, the United States Supreme Court with the wave of a magic wand decided to dissolve a foundational principal that marriage is between a man and a woman.  284 more words

Nick

What's the Use?

In the last post, I recalled St. John Paul II’s first reason why natural family planning (“NFP”) differs from contraception. Namely, contraception speaks a “language” contrary to that of NFP. 639 more words

Morality

The #NinthCommandment : Coveting your Neighbour's Spouse

The ninth commandment deals with coveting your neighbour’s spouse.

Mankind has been dealing with this issue since the dawn of time.  In our culture today our society believes in the philosophy of no fault divorce and that you can act on your passions.  288 more words

Nick

So Your Country Just Redefined Marriage... Now What?

Since you’re currently on the internet, you’re probably aware that this morning the Supreme Court announced in a 5-4 decision that two people of the same sex have the same rights to get civilly married as two people of the opposite sex. 772 more words

Love

Peeing In The Parking Lot--And Other Languages Of The Body

I wanted to share my latest post over at CatholicMom with you.  Potty training has created a fabulous window of opportunity for discussing the language of the body and the concept of self-mastery with my four-year-old.   215 more words

Language Of The Body