Marriage

Life

Studies confirm religion increases longevity, and marriage does too
Sep 28 2014
Study after study has confirmed that those who are involved in religion and those who are married are healthier, physically and mentally happier.

Parish date night part of ‘intentional support’ marriages need, leaders say
Sep 24 2014
Jason and Joanne Doctor’s conversations usually default to their children, schedules or finances.

Couples with kids, cohabitating are among those marrying at papal Mass
Sep 11 2014
Among the men and women Pope Francis was set to unite in marriage were Catholics who have been living together as well as couples who already have children.

Longtime St. Francis de Sales deacon, wife to leave Archdiocese of Baltimore
Jul 05 2014
Wherever Deacon Richard J. Stine goes, his wife, Blanche, isn’t far behind.

Cleveland Diocese ends fees for marriage annulments, dispensations
Jun 10 2014
Couples seeking a marriage annulment in the Diocese of Cleveland no longer have to pay a fee.

Natural family planners cautious about new fertility monitoring apps
May 28 2014
Several fertility apps with ties to Catholic universities or to the Couple to Couple League are on the market now or will be soon.

A doctor, a priest and a pro-life advocate talk about 'Sex, the Pill and Your Health'
May 22 2014
At St. John Neumann in Annapolis, panelists weigh in on topic that some may find 'confusing.'

Immaculate Heart of Mary parishioners celebrate 75 years of marriage
Apr 19 2014
Immaculate Heart of Mary, Baynesville, parishioners were married during the Great Depression.

Severna Park author’s book promotes motherhood, life
Mar 08 2014
After giving birth to her daughter, 23-year-old Jillian Amodio said "a part of me just awakened."

Pope, in interview, suggests church could tolerate some civil unions
Mar 05 2014
Pope Francis suggested the Catholic Church could tolerate some types of nonmarital civil unions.

Survey shows major shift in U.S. Catholics’ view of same-sex marriage
Mar 01 2014
American Catholics’ opinions on same-sex marriage have changed dramatically in the last decade