Daily prayer for dating couples
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More → Pope Reflects on the Holy Family, Calls on Parents to Help Children Grow In his Angelus address on December 31, Pope Francis spoke on the Holy Family of Jesus, Mary, and Joseph in honor of their feast day, celebrated on the Sunday after Christmas. More → The Temperament God Gave Your Kids “The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree!Therefore marriage comes into the legal competence of the Church.The Church may establish impediments, including diriment impediments which invalidate a marriage and forbidding impediments which make marriage illegal.The fact, then, that these features take up a considerable amount of space in Church documents must not be allowed to hid the theological content of this sacrament which comes to us from revelation and belongs to the supernatural order.As a sacrament matrimony is entirely oriented on man's supernatural goal.For the same reason Church documents dealing mainly with matrimonial morality are omitted.
The Church Thus Teaches: Marriage is willed by God and was raised to a sacrament by Christ.
Marriage is indissoluble, even in cases of adultery.
An unconsummated marriage can in certain circumstances be dissolved by the Church.
The mutual sacrifice and devotion of husband and wife is a true picture of Christ's sanctifying sacrifice and devotion to His Church.
'Matrimony has its significance in the first place from Christ who took the Church as his bride at the price of his own blood.
And also because when he offered his life as the price of her ransom, he stretched our his arms in an embrace of supreme love.