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Catholic Marriage Crisis Getting Stronger All the Time « Catholic Exchange

Catholic Marriage Crisis Getting Stronger All the Time « Catholic Exchange | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
Back in 1990, with the Catholic population at 55 million, there were 334,000 of them; in 2010, when Catholics numbered 68.5 million, marriages had fallen by nearly half to around 179,000.
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Connecting with Marriage Encounter teams in other countries

Connecting with Marriage Encounter teams in other countries | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
As Worldwide Marriage Encounter’s global leaders, Fr Nathaniel Gomez and ourselves, Daniel and Shelley Ee, initiate formation and leadership development for our movement. Catholic Worldwide Marriage Encounter (WWME) is currently present in 94 cou
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Bishops to put together pastoral plan for marriage, family life ministry

Bishops to put together pastoral plan for marriage, family life ministry | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
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Episode 36: The One About Sex |

Episode 36: The One About Sex | | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
This episode of the Marriage Dr Podcast is "The One About Sex." We explore the Biblical parameters for "eros" love and how vital it is for healthy marriage.
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The Power of Empathy in a Troubled Marriage | FaithTalk 1360 - Phoenix, AZ

The Power of Empathy in a Troubled Marriage | FaithTalk 1360 - Phoenix, AZ | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
The Power of Empathy in a Troubled Marriage | FaithTalk 1360 - Phoenix, AZ
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Waiting at the altar

Waiting at the altar | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
Echoes is the opinion section of TheBostonPilot.com. The Boston Pilot is a daily news Catholic newspaper based in Boston, Massachusetts, covering news and opinion about the Catholic Church and Catholic life. We carry daily news from Boston, New England, US, the Vatican, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Central and Latin America. The Boston Pilot is part of the Pilot Media Group, America's oldest Catholic newspaper and the official newspaper of the Archdiocese of Boston.
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Contemporary Challenges in Marriage, Family, and Sexuality. - Ancient Faith Commentaries | Ancient Faith Ministries

Contemporary Challenges in Marriage, Family, and Sexuality. - Ancient Faith Commentaries | Ancient Faith Ministries | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
Fr. Philip reflects on the Eucharistic context of the pastoral response to contemporary challenges in marriage, family, and sexuality. - An episode of the Ancient Faith Commentaries podcast on Ancient Faith Radio
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Tension in Marriage

Tension in Marriage | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
Marriage certainly has its moments of challenge. It comes with sacrifice and a servant's heart. When you pu
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Finding Happy Independence in Marriage - Start Marriage Right

Finding Happy Independence in Marriage - Start Marriage Right | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
When couples exchange nuptials they probably aren’t thinking about being independent in marriage, but there is a need for independence. Without it, couples can feel stiffed and cramped, and sadly most marriages find the path to independence often through a divorce. Freedom in marriage is necessary, but when freedom is untamed, it can b
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Marriage Honored by All - Married People Blog

Marriage Honored by All - Married People Blog | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
by Ted Cunningham On the second Sunday morning of every month, our church teaches on marriage and family. The goal is to inspire singles, spouses, and parents with a healthy view of marriage and family by taking personal responsibility for their lives. We call it Twoignite Sunday and use 3 words to guide the messaging: …
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Rhett Smith 106: The Importance of Adventure in Marriage — with Director of WinShape Marriage, Matt Turvey

Rhett Smith 106: The Importance of Adventure in Marriage — with Director of WinShape Marriage, Matt Turvey | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
Over the last several years my wife and I have begun a new journey in our life. That journey has involved a couple of elements: 1) Trying to incorpora[...]
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Archdiocese of Detroit Begins Building the Marriage Catechumenate

Archdiocese of Detroit Begins Building the Marriage Catechumenate | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
The vision of two Synods on the Family for marriage formation is starting to take shape in the U.S.
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Couples need help forming, following their consciences, pope says

Couples need help forming, following their consciences, pope says | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Marriage and family life are blessings for individuals and for society, but both are filled with difficult choices that Catholic couples must be helped to face prayerfully and in the light of their consciences, Pope Francis said.
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Try These 7 Prayers for Your Marriage - Start Marriage Right

Try These 7 Prayers for Your Marriage - Start Marriage Right | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
One of the best things you can do for your marriage is pray! And one of the best ways to pray is to use Scripture. Here are 7 prayers for your marriage.
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Is There Marriage In Heaven?

Is There Marriage In Heaven? | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
While marriage—properly speaking—ends in this life, the noblest aspiration of the married couple is achieved in the next.
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The Marriage Bundle

The Marriage Bundle | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
In theology, per Mother Mary's bundle from Medjugorje, she cites the five stones that makes for a Christian renewal (as it had led to mine): daily rosary, daily Mass, daily Scripture, monthly confession and biweekly fast. Somehow, the bundling serves for one good action to boost the doing of another good action and so on, all of which have evidence-based benefits.
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Family Ministry Events (Crestwood) | Southeast Christian Church

Family Ministry Events (Crestwood) | Southeast Christian Church | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
There is no such thing as a perfect family! No matter if you are engaged, married, or single, we are here to help guide and equip you as parents and spouses.
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How God Saved My Marriage

How God Saved My Marriage | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
If you’re resolved not to divorce, but fight like you might, have you really learned how to love yet?
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How to say "I Do" to Everyday Marriage - Start Marriage Right

How to say "I Do" to Everyday Marriage - Start Marriage Right | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
“I do.” When I think of marriage vows, my mind jumps to the words we said at the altar in my family church, before our pastor and 6 pews full of friends and family. It is in this sacred space that my husband and I made promises to be lived out every day fo
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10 Issues To Work Through Before You Get Married - Tim Challies

10 Issues To Work Through Before You Get Married - Tim Challies | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
Some people get married too soon. After love at first sight and a whirlwind romance, they quickly plan a wedding, exchange rings, and settle into a marriage that soon turns sour. So much pain can be avoided by working through issues before that wedding day. While courtship and engagement is, of course, the time to plan a wedding, it is also the time to plan a marriage. Here, drawn from the work of Jim Newheiser, is a list of issues …
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‘Companions’ to be part of marriage prep | The Record

‘Companions’ to be part of marriage prep | The Record | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
By Ruby Thomas, Record Staff Writer The Office of Family Ministries in the Archdiocese of Louisville is launching a new marriage preparation progra
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What Makes a Marriage Valid? - Crisis Magazine

What Makes a Marriage Valid? - Crisis Magazine | Marriage and Family (Catholic & Christian) | Scoop.it
Marriage is a sacrament that is regulated by Church law, mainly in the Code of Canon Law of 1983. It is different from the rest of the sacraments, because what makes it valid is mainly marriage consent. A person must want to get married to his spouse, and manifest this will verbally to the priest …
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