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Speak to the Heart

Learn the language, arguments and pathways to reveal the reality of love, marriage and family, and discover the theological and philosophical principles behind them.

Quick Reflections

"Just as our thoughts shape the language we use,
so too the language we use shapes our thinking and the content of our discussions."

Archbishop Charles Chaput, Synod on the Family, 2015

Click on a topic heading below for concise insights to help with discussions about marriage reality.

Articles for Deeper Understanding

Articles that contribute to a reality-based perspective and deeper insights into the application of Church teaching.
They are intended for reflection and contemplation.
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How the New Curriculum Undermines the Family

December 29, 2016
classroom
 

Reframing the Marriage Dialogue Reveals Reality

December 10, 2016
Family with Kids- Explaining the reality of marriage in terms that children can understand is critical.
 

Avoiding 'Unpleasantries' at Family Gatherings

November 18, 2016
Avoiding conflicts at Thankgiving
 

Truth, Love, Freedom and Persuasion

October 1, 2016
Trey Gowdy at Liberty University Convocation
 

What is Marriage in Reality?

September 25, 2016
Marriage Reality
 

Understating the Marriage 'Commitment'

September 3, 2016
Circle of irreplaceability
 

Thomas Aquinas and the Art of Making a Public Argument

July 27, 2016
Bishop Robert Barron, Auxiliary Bishop of Los Angeles
 

Explaining the Reality of Marriage

July 9, 2016
Sacrament
 

Cardinal Wuerl Responds to "Aggressive Gender Ideology" with Reality

June 2, 2016
Cardinal Donald Wuerl of Washington, DC
 

Time for Healing, not Lamenting

May 24, 2016
Bishop James Conley of Lincoln, NE