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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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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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The Myth of ‘Happy Divorce’

Studies now show divorce, long viewed as one solution to marital discord, negatively affects children, especially in forming relationships later in life

By Patti Maguire Armstrong

OSV Newsweekly — Conventional wisdom once held that couples should stick it out in … Read more

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Texas Legislature Rethinking ‘No-Fault’ Divorce

By Kevin J. Jones

AUSTIN, TX, (CNA/EWTN News) — Changes to divorce law are up for consideration in the Texas legislature, with supporters saying it is too easy to dissolve a civil marriage.

“There needs to be some … Read more

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Pope: Media Missed the Real Family Crisis in Covering Communion, Remarriage

Aboard the papal plane, (CNA/EWTN News) — Pope Francis has said that the family is in crisis, and that is a much bigger issue than Communion for the divorced-and-remarried. He suggested the news media had focused too much … Read more