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Why aren't there more babies? Cable TV access reduces fertility rates

Why aren't there more babies? Cable TV access reduces fertility rates | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
The US fertility rate is dropping, threatening future economic growth. But economists can only guess at the reason
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Ryan T. Anderson, Sarah Torre - The Right to Life and a Culture of Marriage

Ryan T. Anderson, Sarah Torre - The Right to Life and a Culture of Marriage | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
The abortion rate keeps dropping. The latest numbers from the CDC, released last week, show that the abortion rate is the lowest it’s been since 1973, the year the Supreme Court manufactured a constitutional right to abortion in Roe v. Wade.

This raises two important questions: What is the cause of the decline in abortion? And how can we build on this success to protect the right to life for the hundreds of thousands of unborn lives that still fall victim to abortion each year?

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Time to Challenge No-Fault Divorce

Time to Challenge No-Fault Divorce | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
High in the catalogue of social pathologies afflicting marriage and the family in America stands our system of family law, the central . . . .
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A Marriage Tune-Up Requires a Communication Tone Down

A Marriage Tune-Up Requires a Communication Tone Down | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
The Scottish minister Hugh Blair said, "Gentleness corrects whatever is offensive in our manner." If you doubt that fact, just ask someone who is married. The tone in the home can make or break a marriage. This is why every marriage tune-up requires a communication tone down.
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Tyler Morning Telegraph - Re|Engage marriage enrichment program begins in Tyler

Tyler Morning Telegraph - Re|Engage marriage enrichment program begins in Tyler | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
For 30 years, Kathryn and Jack Morse have walked through life together. Although th...
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Marriage and Family

Marriage and Family | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
" In your journey as a family, you share so many beautiful moments: meals, rest, housework, leisure, prayer, trips and pilgrimages, and times of mutual support… Nevertheless, if there is no love...
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Surprise! Marriage is the foundation of Catholic social teaching.

Surprise! Marriage is the foundation of Catholic social teaching. | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
When I write about Catholic social teaching, I often highlight key principles such as the universal destination of goods, solidarity, the common good, and subsidiarity. All of these principles fit together to make a seamless whole, with each drawing life from the others. But articulating a series
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This Advent Calendar for Couples Will Be a Gift for Your Marriage

This Advent Calendar for Couples Will Be a Gift for Your Marriage | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
This Advent calendar with new links for each day is a countdown to Christmas that can help improve your marriage.
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Bishops of Ghana explore ways to promote marriage and Christian family life

Bishops of Ghana explore ways to promote marriage and Christian family life | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
Bishops of Ghana explore ways to promote marriage and Christian family life
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Celebrating Advent as a Family « For Your Marriage

Celebrating Advent as a Family « For Your Marriage | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
The Advent season this year begins Sunday, November 30th. How does your family celebrate Advent? Here is a list of time-honored traditions to prepare your
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The Meaning of Marriage

The Meaning of Marriage | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
The Meaning of Marriage, a pastoral statement on behalf of the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference, advises the faithful that to redefine the nature of marriage would be to undermine it as the fundamental building block of our society.
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Family breakdown points to important role of marriage

Family breakdown points to important role of marriage | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
A landmark study on family life has revealed a huge increase in family breakdown and highlighted the vital role of marriage.
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Top 7 Bible Verses For A Healthy Marriage

Top 7 Bible Verses For A Healthy Marriage | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
Here are some great Bible verses for a healthy marriage.
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Return of the Rhythm Method

Return of the Rhythm Method | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
Tired of condoms and the Pill, many women are turning to new apps that help them practice one of the oldest forms of contraception.
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Church on Sunday: Because Spiritual Education Takes More Than Good Intentions

Church on Sunday: Because Spiritual Education Takes More Than Good Intentions | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
By the time we reach Sunday – this supposed day of rest – I’ve had it with arguing with my kids. I am tired of saying “no” and “because I said so.” I’m tempted to just say, “Fine, let’s skip church today.” But I don’t.
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Diocesan year of marriage and family to showcase beauty of marriage sacrament, Christian family - Catholic Diocese of Fargo, ND

Diocesan year of marriage and family to showcase beauty of marriage sacrament, Christian family - Catholic Diocese of Fargo, ND | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
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Christian Marriage Advice - 7 Tips To Better Communication With Your Wife | Angie Benjamin

Christian Marriage Advice - 7 Tips To Better Communication With Your Wife | Angie Benjamin | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
Christian Marriage Advice- Tips for Better Communication With Your Wife
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The Meaning of Marriage – Irish Bishops

The Meaning of Marriage – Irish Bishops | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
Bishop Kevin Doran discusses the pastoral statement from the Irish Bishops - The Meaning of Marriage - which is being distributed to over 1,300 parishes.
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Couples learn joys of marriage before tying the knot - Catholic Philly

Couples learn joys of marriage before tying the knot - Catholic Philly | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
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6 Building Blocks of a Great Family

6 Building Blocks of a Great Family | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
“How to have a great family” – it is a Christian topic that we wrestle with all the time. Everyone knows that family is close to the heart of God, family is important and all Christians should treat their family like a ministry. Satan knows this too, which is why he tries to divide our…
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Launch of The Meaning of Marriage, a pastoral statement by the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference

Launch of The Meaning of Marriage, a pastoral statement by the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
At a media conference today at Columba Centre, Saint Patrick’s College, Maynooth, Bishop Liam MacDaid, chairman of the Council for Marriage and Family, along with Bishop Kevin Doran, Bishop of Elphin, officially launched the pastoral statement The Meaning of Marriage on behalf of the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference.  The pastoral statement advises the faithful that “to redefine the nature of marriage would be to undermine it as the fundamental building block of our society.  The Church seeks
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What I wish a bishop would say about marriage

What I wish a bishop would say about marriage | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
During the October meeting of the Synod of Bishops, discussions often centered on the widening gap between the popular understanding of marriage and the Christian ideal. What could Catholic pastors do or say to restore the proper understanding of the family founded on a sacramental union? My wife
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