9/8 Readings: Humanity Truly Humane

Do we not owe love to our mothers? What do we owe our fathers and brother and sisters? The secret and deep love owed to them is never quite achieved. Difficulties and tensions infect family life, even when love is naturally deep and strong.

Tightly Focused Study

Anyone looking to see how much American society has changed in the last few decades need look no further than the American family.

How Does the Synod Work?

The Synod of Bishops, in the media spotlight as it discusses the family, is 50 years old this month.

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By S.L. Woodford • “I can’t believe I lost my mother this morning,” I type.