Families

June 12, 2014

Vatican to U.S. Bishops: Show People the Power of (Family) Love

The U.S. bishops must give people hope that they can ‘create joyful and solid families,’ said Archbishop Vincenzo Paglia.

December 11, 2012

The Two Threats to Christmas

June 6, 2012

'Unexpected Gift': Philadelphia Chosen to Host 2015 World Meeting of Families

News lifts a local Church struggling to resolve clergy abuse cases and 'deficit spending.'

April 13, 2012

Pray the Family Rosary, Distractions and All

April 8 issue feature.

April 6, 2012

Long-Married Catholic Couple Writes Meditations for Pope's Stations of the Cross

The Zanzucchis say they compiled the prayers with the help of the Holy Spirit and their own experience of family life.

February 25, 2012

The Church is Losing Young Families

February 20, 2012

Pope Delivers Series of Poignant Addresses on the Faith

This past week the Holy Father has focused on culture, faith, families, religious freedom and vocations.

February 1, 2012

Why My Big Family Is Not Overpopulating the Earth

January 9, 2012

True Education Brings Hope

Jan. 15 issue editorial

December 29, 2011

The Need for Peace and Liberty

Editorials from our Jan. 1 issue on the year that is drawing to a close.

November 30, 2011

During Advent, the Domestic Church Is the School of Love

Reflections on Christian family life to mark the 30th anniversary of Blessed Pope John Paul II’s apostolic exhortation Familiaris Consortio.

November 14, 2011

Domestic Church Prepares for the New Missal

Practical ways parents are helping their children understand the upcoming Mass changes. Nov. 20 issue feature.

October 11, 2011

Catholics Oppose New Law Allowing Kids' Vaccines Without Parental Permission

California governor authorized the measure on Oct. 9; children as young as 12 can receive vaccinations and other medications to prevent sexually transmitted diseases, including HPV, without their parents' notification.

September 30, 2011

How to Capture Family Memories in Two Minutes Per Day

September 26, 2011

Intact Families = School Success

New research has found that adolescents from intact biological families have higher math, science, history and reading test scores than their counterparts in disrupted families.

August 24, 2011

Why Living in a Walkable Area Matters

June 8, 2011

Pope Benedict Reflects on Croatia Trip

Holy Father hopes his trip will positively impact Europe.

June 3, 2011

Prayers for Croatia

Pope Benedict makes his apostolic journey June 4-5.

April 7, 2010

American Downfall, Fictionalized

Catholic Author Looks at How the Pill and Cable TV Transformed the Family