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Can the Catholic Church Change Its Teaching on Divorce?

Meet the U.S. cardinal who wants to prevent divorced Catholics from receiving communion.

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How Will the Catholic Church Respond to Changing Mores?

The Vatican confronts a shifting landscape on family issues.

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Seeking Greater Equality, Indian Women Turn to Unexpected Source

After witnessing gender-based victimization, Khatoon Shaikh founded an all-female Shariah court.

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How Pope Francis Is Perpetuating Catholicism’s Double Standard

The pope has been celebrated for ministering to people with telephone calls, but is he extending mercy or a culture of hypocrisy?

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How Churches Can Help Cut the Divorce Rate of Any City

Five steps local churches can take to save marriages and prevent divorce.

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An atheist’s defense of marriage act

While listening to arguments for same-sex marriage, I discovered there are about 400 state benefits and over 1000 federal benefits to marriage.

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Find Meaning in Marriage without Religion

Marriage is only religious if you want it to be. As a Humanist Celebrant, I’ve performed 12 non-religious weddings.

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Interfaith Marriage Statistics Are Funny Things

The fact that interfaith couples are more likely to fall apart may have nothing to do with the fact that they maintain a two-faith relationship.

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My Wife and Her Husbands

What is marriage? Is it a sacred rite or a civil right? What role, if any, should religious institutions, traditions or beliefs have in the legal act of marriage?

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Wedded to Traditions

Could God’s smite scare a person into remaining in an unhealthy marriage? Here, the study is unclear.