It is from the messy fabric of family life that God promises to weave a stunning masterpiece.
For Planned Parenthood, artistic license and freedom are permitted — just so long as they serve the pro-abortion narrative.
‘A man does not recover from such a devotion of the heart to such a woman! He ought not; he does not.’ —Jane Austen, Persuasion
“In our own time, in a world often alien and even hostile to faith, believing families are of primary importance as centers of living, radiant faith.” [CCC 1656]
For a happy Catholic family of 12, the new normal is nothing new, and it’s never been normal.
Catholics must not be afraid of the truth, either to speak it out loud or to seek and live it wholeheartedly.
“Legitimate intentions on the part of the spouses do not justify recourse to morally unacceptable means (for example, direct sterilization or contraception).” (CCC 2399)