Category Archives: Marriage & Family

Texas asks judge to uphold marriage law during appeal

Working in family law can reflect God’s compassion

A chronology of (mostly) my comments on ecclesiastical cooperation with civil marriage

Distinguish civil marriage from sacramental? Of course. Divide them? No!

Many faiths, common view on marriage: Men and women are created for each other

Arkansas, Mississippi marriage laws overturned

How the normalization of pornography fuels the rape culture

Separating civil and Christian marriage

The Census still doesn’t know how many same-sex couples there are

Americans evenly split on legalizing same-sex marriage in states, midterm exit polls show

What we lose when our families shrink

What’s stopping young adults from forming stable families?

Schuette urges court to take same-sex marriage case

Michigan supports prompt review of same-sex marriage

A legal perspective on ‘The Marriage Pledge’

“Not Yet”: A response to ‘The Marriage Pledge’

Defenders of the family are not as warm and fuzzy as you think

    Aleteia: Last week I was privileged to attend the Humanum Colloquium held at the Vatican, and about which I wrote in advance with optimism regarding the use of new visual arts to convey old truths. Now, with the colloquium behind me, I find myself thinking about the lasting contributions of this international gathering. And it strikes me today that perhaps one of the most important things was an attempt to frame the current international debate about marriage in terms of the humanity owed to the innocent.


  • Posted: 11/25/2014
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Marriage and the black family

Why I changed my mind on civil marriage

To rend is not to retreat

What are the objections to The Marriage Pledge?

Our canvas Christendom

The church and civil marriage

To go or not to go? Why we shouldn’t take ‘The Marriage Pledge’ too soon

Does a ‘decent interval’ suffice to rehabiliate what is (allegedly) wrong?

Rusty Reno doubles down

Mothers can be more productive at work

Thousands of pro-lifers support Duggar family, tell TLC to keep “19 Kids and Counting”

Benham Brothers, Steve Crowder urge support for The Duggars amidst media attack

The role of government marriage?

Why more than 100,000 people have asked TLC to dump the Duggars

Why you should not sign “The Marriage Pledge”

In which First Things does some fourth things

Responding to Sullivan on the marriage pledge

Managing the costs of family elder care

More magistrates quit over same-sex marriage issue than previous reported

Reconnecting an unbound generation

Robert George: We will bring scorn upon ourselves, yet we must continue to fight same-sex marriage

Same-sex marriages can go ahead in South Carolina

Same-sex couple files complaint against minister for not marrying them

Ky. same-sex marriage may head to Supreme Court

The marriage pledge and the libertarian solution to the marriage debate

Is there a link between childhood homelessness and single parenthood?

The rise of remarriage

A time to rend

Redeeming the world’s darkness with the radiance of love

Former lesbian on why it’s ‘cruel’ for Church leaders to go soft on same-sex relationships

New lawsuit challenges Nebraska’s marriage law

In ancient Rome, Pope affirms ancient truths

Pope Francis: Man and woman are at the root of marriage and family

Nurses take Michigan same-sex marriage case to high court

California photographers decide to close business rather than shoot same-sex weddings

Sexual revolution is destroying families, Russell Moore tells Vatican conference

A Tocquevillian argument against contraception

Same-sex marriage issue squarely before Supreme Court

Hijinks in the Ninth Circuit clerk’s office?

Pope Francis’ first visit to US to include discussion on homosexuality, infertility, celibacy at World Meeting of Families

Porn and the singleness panic

Same-self marriage

Surprised by solidarity

An accurate parody: On Andrew Wilson and Matthew Vines

Same-sex marriage: A simple appeal

Marriage emerges as key to economic growth

Pope Francis: Marriage and the family are in crisis

Pope Francis stands firm on marriage at Humanum Colloquium

Supreme Court Notebook: Thomas hints at a split on same-sex marriage

Same-sex couples petition Supreme Court on marriage

Same-sex couples marry in Kansas despite legal fight

The pornographic double-bind

A Biblical vision of marriage

Why the census should keep asking about marital history

Marital demography: The immigrant difference

Honoring America’s veterans requires helping their families too