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Good old days for marriage were not as rosy as some think | Deseret News National

Good old days for marriage were not as rosy as some think | Deseret News National | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
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Letters from the Synod: Reports and Commentary, from Rome and Elsewhere, on the XIV Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops

Letters from the Synod: Reports and Commentary, from Rome and Elsewhere, on the XIV Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
In summoning last October’s special meeting of the Synod of Bishops and the regular session of the Synod that will begin its work on . . . .
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Francis and the Family

Francis and the Family | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
From the moment he arrived until he returned to Rome, the Holy Father's fundamental focus in America was proclaiming the beauty and value...
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What is the theme of Pope Francis’ pontificate? It’s the family.

What is the theme of Pope Francis’ pontificate? It’s the family. | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
It is a great mistake, I think, to sell Pope Francis short when he does not say exactly what we wish he would say. I’ve written about this before. (See, for example, How do we react when the Pope fails to express our top concerns? in January and Pope Francis: Get it? Got it? Good! in June.)
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Michelle DeRusha: Examining your day can reveal God's presence : The (402)/411

Michelle DeRusha: Examining your day can reveal God's presence : The (402)/411 | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
My friend Lelia told me a story recently about a time she begged God for compassion as she sped down a highway. It was a dark period in her life,
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Cardinal and Pastor Tell Families: Want to Evangelize? You Need These Two Qualities

Cardinal and Pastor Tell Families: Want to Evangelize? You Need These Two Qualities | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
At the World Meeting of Families, Cardinal Sean O’Malley and Evangelical pastor Rick Warren spoke about how families need to be a ‘sc...
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Papal Decrees Seek Faster Annulments

Papal Decrees Seek Faster Annulments | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
Pope Francis’ reformed rules for marriage annulment cases, making the process simpler, quicker and less expensive, respond to calls that bishops from around the world have been making since before the 1980 meeting of the Synod of Bishops on the family convoked by St. John Paul II. With the new rules released on Sept. 8, Pope Francis has made important changes to the annulment process, but he did not make it easier for couples to prove a union was not a marriage.
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Seeing How a Marriage Wasn’t Meant to Be

Seeing How a Marriage Wasn’t Meant to Be | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
In the Wall Street Journal, John W. Miller writes about Pope Francis and the Catholic Church’s easing of the annulment process.
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Polish Bishops Warn Against 'Divorce Mentality' in the Church

Polish Bishops Warn Against 'Divorce Mentality' in the Church | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
Polish bishops have issued a statement ahead of next month’s Ordinary Synod on the Family in which they firmly reassert the Church&...
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Synod may be an unpleasant three weeks

Synod may be an unpleasant three weeks | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
We continue the doleful task of looking ahead to the Synod on the Family next month in Rome; it promises to offer the Church a reprise of the division...
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10 Ways to Pray for Your Wife

10 Ways to Pray for Your Wife | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
Through prayer, you have an avenue directly to God; you can approach Him at any time on your wife's behalf. Here are 10 ways you can pray for your wife, starting today.
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Pope Francis’s Solution for Strengthening the Family | Family Studies

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St Beuno's Jesuit Spirituality Centre: Ignatian Prayer Resources

St Beuno's Jesuit Spirituality Centre: Ignatian Prayer Resources | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
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Family is part of God’s plan, Pope says in 3 Philadelphia addresses : News Headlines

Family is part of God’s plan, Pope says in 3 Philadelphia addresses : News Headlines | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
A chief provider and curator of Catholic information on the web since 1996. Our editorial voice, always faithful to the teachings of the Church, assists and inspires Catholic clergy and laity.
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Marriage help for marriage problems by Retrouvaille

Marriage help and marriage seminar program by Retrouvaille. A Marriage Encounter type program providing a compliment to marriage counseling
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Healing the wounds of divorce

Healing the wounds of divorce | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
Hilldale Baptist couple offers help through a Christ-centered program
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How marriage prep is failing Catholics, and what we can do about it

How marriage prep is failing Catholics, and what we can do about it | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
The Church needs to seriously consider changing the way it approaches marriage preparation say John and Claire Grabowski, a couple who serve on the Pontifical Council for the Family.
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Pope Francis will find a far different ‘typical’ US family

Pope Francis will find a far different ‘typical’ US family | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
LEVITTOWN, Pa. >> When Sherwood “Woody” Summers was growing up in the 1950s and ‘60s — shuffled between three foster homes and two Catholic orphanages — all he wanted was a normal family like other kids had.
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A Bold Bishop Warns About Attacks on Marriage

A Bold Bishop Warns About Attacks on Marriage | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
Recently a noted Bishop stood before a group of Catholic couples, a rather traditional lot devoted to the Blessed Mother, and rather bold...
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