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The transmission of human life

By on October 30, 2020

“A child deserves to be born of that love, and not by any other means, for “he or she is not something owed to one, but is a gift”, which is “the fruit of the specific act of the conjugal love of the parents”. This is the case because,…


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Accepting one another

By on October 8, 2020

“Living together is an art. It’s a patient art, it’s a beautiful art, it’s fascinating.”
― Pope Francis


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Marriage: God’s Image

By on October 5, 2020

“God’s image is the married couple, a man and woman, together. Not just the man. Not just the woman. No, both of them. That’s God’s image.”
― Pope Francis


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Remain with someone who has faltered along the way

By on October 1, 2020

“Often it is better simply to slow down, to put aside our eagerness in order to see and listen to others, to stop rushing from one thing to another and to remain with someone who has faltered along the way.”
― Pope Francis, Evangelii Gaudium: The Joy of the…


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The deepest truth about human relationships

By on September 24, 2020

“Natural marriage, therefore, is fully understood in the light of its fulfillment in the sacrament of Matrimony: only in contemplating Christ does a person come to know the deepest truth about human relationships.”
― Pope Francis


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A stable commitment that bears fruit in new life

By on August 10, 2020

“…only the exclusive and indissoluble union between a man and a woman has a plenary role to play in society as a stable commitment that bears fruit in new life.”
― Pope Francis, Amoris Laetitia: Apostolic Exhortation on the Family


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Love requires truth

By on July 1, 2020

“Most people nowadays would not consider love as related in any way to truth. Love is seen as an experience associated with the world of fleeting emotions, no longer with truth.
But is this an adequate description of love? Love cannot be reduced to an ephemeral emotion. True, it engages…


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Never end the day without making peace

By on May 16, 2020

I always give this advice to newlyweds: “argue as much as you like. If the plates fly, let them! But never end the day without making peace! Never!”
– Pope Francis, The Church of Mercy


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On Divorce

By on May 1, 2020

“Divorced people who have not remarried , and often bear witness to marital fidelity, ought to be encouraged to find in the Eucharist the nourishment they need to sustain them in their present state of life.”
– Pope Francis


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A covenant before God

By on April 7, 2020

“It is in the very nature of conjugal love to be definitive. The lasting union expressed by the marriage vows is more than a formality or a traditional formula; it is rooted in the natural inclinations of the human person. For believers, it is also a covenant before God…

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We need to look at our cities with a contemplative gaze, a gaze of faith which sees God dwelling in homes, on the streets and squares. This presence must be found, discovered. God does not hide himself from those who seek him with a sincere heart. #WorldCitiesDay