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‘Give Voice to the Pain’: This Catholic Ministry Seeks to Help Adult Children of Divorce

Editor’s Note: There are growing numbers of children suffering the loss of their fundamental human right to grow up with their mom and dad, united in marriage. Divorce is one of the ways that this happens. An organization called Life-Giving Read more

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In UN Message, Pope Francis Decries Abortion and Family Breakdown

Editor’s Note: In this article, Pope Francis urges world leaders to be especially attentive to the rights of children. Pope Francis also reminded the UN that “the first teachers of every child are his or her mother and father, adding Read more

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New Hope with Commission Forming to Study Human Rights

Editor’s Note: There are many things described today as Realities and Rights. Marriage, described as a Man and Woman freely choosing to unite themselves and any children that come forth from that union, IS a REALITY. This relationship developed from Read more

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Tennessee Bill Would Enable Children’s Rights Protection in Adoption

Editor’s Note: With the redefinition of marriage, adoption agencies that have policies of placing children with married men and women can be sued for discrimination and forced to place children in homes with two fathers or two mothers. Since only Read more

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Philadelphia Foster Families Continue Fight for Catholic Social Services

PHILADELPHIA (CNA) — Foster parents in Philadelphia will be in court next week, asking a judge to allow a Catholic agency to continue placing kids in foster care during a lawsuit that charges the city has unjustly discriminated … Read more

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AR Developments Pose New Threat to Child Rights and Family

Advances toward artificial reproduction violate human fundamentals, ethicist warns

By Kevin Jones

WASHINGTON, D.C. (CNA/EWTN News) — Artificial human reproduction appears to be on the horizon with Japanese scientists’ claim to have created immature human eggs from stem … Read more

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Family Structure Affects Likelihood of Child Abuse

Editor’s Note: The  principle of marriage and family equality means it is equally good to have families with children deprived of their mother and father united in marriage (irregular families). That’s a lie that every child knows when stated that Read more

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Link Between Family Destruction and Identity Politics: Mary Eberstadt

By JD Flynn

WASHINGTON, DC (CNA/EWTN News) — Catholic author Mary Eberstadt is a senior fellow of the Faith & Reason Institute, and the author of several best-selling books, including Adam and Eve After the Pill and How … Read more

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Pope Francis: The Future of the World Depends on the Family

By Hannah Brockhaus

VATICAN CITY, (CNA/EWTN News) — The future of the Church and the world is dependent on the good of the family, said Pope Francis in a video message Saturday.

“The love between a man and … Read more

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The Outcry that Restored Adoption Tax Credit to GOP Proposal

WASHINGTON, D.C. (CNA/EWTN News) — Republican leaders have restored the adoption tax credit to their federal tax proposal, after a week of criticism over the credit’s omission from the original House plan.

On Thursday, it was announced that … Read more

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How Identity Shapes Divorce Decisions

By Steven M. Harris

As a marriage therapist who primarily works with couples on the brink of divorce and as a researcher interested in the divorce decision-making process, I am often amazed at the things that people consider when they … Read more

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Marriage, Parenting, and Why Millennials Reverse the Two

By Liberty McArtor

MRM Editor’s Note: This article demonstrates how marriage has been separated from children and family in the minds of the majority. For a start, marriage can be reconnected to children and family by simply substitution the following Read more

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Fargo Boy Mows Lawns for Father He Never Met

Works to Pay for a Gravestone

By Kevin Wallevand

MRM Editor’s Note: Brandon’s true mother is a hero for choosing life for her child. A remarkable boy, not everyone would have responded in the beautiful way Brandon did toward his Read more

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U.S. Bishops Back Adoption / Foster Care Provider Religious Freedom

MRM Editor’s Note: This is a good piece of legislation that would contribute to correcting a grave injustice. Under current law the rights of people seeking to adopt or offer foster care are placed above the rights of children to Read more

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Nigerian Bishop: Evangelize Though Family, Social Media

MRM Editor’s Note: This article expresses the universality of the problem that is undermining marriage and the family. Bishop Badejo offers advice that is as true for every person of faith around the world as it is for Nigerians. We Read more

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Canadian Law Erasing Moms And Dads

Law Reduces Children to Chattel by Eliminating their Genealogy from Government Records

This so-called ‘All Families are Equal Act’ is really about destroying all families. This is a first huge step toward regulating all other personal relationships.

Nobody has a … Read more

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The Double Mommy Trap: Two Mothers and No Rights for Junior

MRM Note: As you read this article, look beyond the shocking horror of legal decisions advancing a new “right” for adults to create families of choice to suit their needs. Consider the reality of what is happening from the perspective Read more

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Children Born Outside Marriage Slightly Declines for Surprising Reason

The percentage of Children born outside of marriage has been rising for years, but seems to be leveling off at forty percent, according to the PEW Research Center based on the latest data available from 2014. The figure had risen … Read more

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What is Marriage in Reality?

This is a question people have been struggling with, and efforts to clearly define marriage have been elusive. Is it for the happiness of adults? Is it a sexual relationship? Is it for formalizing committed relationships between people who love … Read more

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African Bishops Pledge to Protect, Defend Family

By Catholic World News

Africa’s bishops gathered in Luanda, Angola, from July 18 to 25 and issued a message pledging to “protect and defend” the family “against all that could destroy its integrity.”

“Marriage binds a man and a woman … Read more