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Remember the Alamo - Texas' abortion law now challenged in court

Remember the Alamo - Texas' abortion law now challenged in court Watch

Marriage & Family

By Lisa Anderson, Thomson Reuters Foundation

Abortion rights groups challenged Texas' sweeping anti-abortion law in federal court on Monday, as a federal judge in Alabama ruled that the state's ...

Indian toddler with severe water on the brain survives surgery

Indian toddler with severe water on the brain survives surgery Watch

Marriage & Family

With a freakish head 37 inches in circumference, a three-year-old Indian girl has underwent surgery to reduce her deformity. Arduous hours of ...

European Court of Human Rights: Europe CAN NOT be forced to recognize same-sex 'marriages'

European Court of Human Rights: Europe CAN NOT be forced to recognize same-sex 'marriages'

Marriage & Family

By Adelaide Mena

Is the disordered homosexual lifestyle destroying our great American culture?

Are You a Ready or an Unready Catholic?

Are You a Ready or an Unready Catholic?

Marriage & Family

By Andrew M. Greenwell, Esq.

There are many Catholics who are "unready" Catholics, that is, operating under ill advice or bad counsel.  They have adopted the counsel of ...

Andrew M. Greenwell on Same-Sex 'Marriage': Framing the Issue Right

Andrew M. Greenwell on Same-Sex 'Marriage': Framing the Issue Right Watch

Marriage & Family

By Andrew M. Greenwell, Esq.

The first step for a Catholic to recognize his obligation to oppose same-sex "marriage," if he does not see it or comprehend it, is to rid himself of ...

Pacing a New Online Relationship

Pacing a New Online Relationship

Marriage & Family

By Catholic Match

Every couple that meets on CatholicMatch moves at their own pace. For some, it's important to move from online connection to a face-to-face date as ...

The example of the Holy Family: Do you follow it?

The example of the Holy Family: Do you follow it?

Marriage & Family

There is no community as sacred as the family. When we reflect on the Holy Family, Jesus, Mary and St. Joseph, we see modeled for us how to be as a ...

Michael Proposed With A Video

Michael Proposed With A Video

Marriage & Family

By Catholic Match

Laura was tired of the dating scene or at the very least the relationship scene. By the time the 24-year-old from Maryland got to CatholicMatch, all ...

Children: The Crowning Glory of Marriage

Children: The Crowning Glory of Marriage Watch

Marriage & Family

By Deacon F. K. Bartels

The American cultural lens of late has warped the way in which children are viewed to the point that they are seen not as gifts but as burdens. Many ...

How One Couple Met, Fell in Love, and Met the Pope

How One Couple Met, Fell in Love, and Met the Pope

Marriage & Family

By Catholic Match

Deanna, 24, and Michael, 28, had never dated before they meet each other on CatholicMatch. Michael had been discerning the priesthood for four years, ...

June is Global Heartbeat of the Family Month, but what is it?

June is Global Heartbeat of the Family Month, but what is it? Watch

Marriage & Family

A few readers have messaged Catholic Online, asking about Catholic Online's "Global Heartbeat of the Family Month" celebration, what it is and how it ...

An Engagement Built On God, Country & Star Trek

An Engagement Built On God, Country & Star Trek

Marriage & Family

By Catholic Match

Alex and Emerald are both idealistic young people, dedicated to serving others. At the young age of 23, they have already made self-sacrificing ...

Values - Gallup shows The Heartbeat of the Family growing weaker

Values - Gallup shows The Heartbeat of the Family growing weaker Watch

Marriage & Family

A Gallup poll confirms what many of us have suspected, American culture is shifting for the worse. Values are eroding and what is considered "okay" ...

June is global Heartbeat of the Family Month. Where's the heartbeat of your family?

June is global Heartbeat of the Family Month. Where's the heartbeat of your family?

Marriage & Family

Catholic Online is excited to share the theme of "Heartbeat of the Family" for the month of June. This global celebration focused on the family is ...

Heartbeat of the Family: Why do teens drop out of church?

Heartbeat of the Family: Why do teens drop out of church? Watch

Marriage & Family

As we move into June, we would like to introduce a new theme to our readers for the month. This June is "Heartbeat of the Family" month at Catholic ...

One Last Chance At Dating Paid Off

One Last Chance At Dating Paid Off

Marriage & Family

By Catholic Match

My name is Amy and I LOVE cooking!. Those were the enthusiastic words that 34-year-old Amy used to open her profile, and went on to tell her ...

American culture of overindulgence raising spoiled, needy children

American culture of overindulgence raising spoiled, needy children Watch

Marriage & Family

Those who have everything - have noting. It's a truism very much applicable in contemporary child rearing. While parents strive to have their ...

Living Christian Family Life as Domestic Church

Living Christian Family Life as Domestic Church Watch

Marriage & Family

By Deacon Keith Fournier

I woke up in church this morning. Not on a cold dark floor or surrounded by votive candles and stained glass, but next to my partner in faith, my ...

Cardinal Tagle, 'the teaching of the church regarding family life is not clearly understood by people'

Cardinal Tagle, 'the teaching of the church regarding family life is not clearly understood by people' Watch

Marriage & Family

Cardinal Tagle has told an American audience that he was "shocked" by the preliminary results of a survey on Catholic teaching. Tagle is one of the ...

He Had Everything I Was Looking For

He Had Everything I Was Looking For

Marriage & Family

By Catholic Match

Jacob and Sammi were each skeptical of online dating and neither one of them wanted a long-distance relationship. Since they were separated by a ...

Elise Dreamt of Her Future Husband

Elise Dreamt of Her Future Husband

Marriage & Family

By Catholic Match

Elise was snowed in and bored. She had just relocated to Colorado and the weather had her homebound. The then 26-year-old was talking to her mom, who ...

Honesty was More Important than a Box of Chocolates

Honesty was More Important than a Box of Chocolates

Marriage & Family

By Catholic Match

There have been many skeptics of online dating, who came to CatholicMatch with their share of doubts about this mode of meeting people. To call Annie ...

Mother's Day - Here's what Mom really wants!

Mother's Day - Here's what Mom really wants!

Marriage & Family

If you're waiting for the last minute to buy a Mother's Day gift for someone special, it has arrived. Fortunately, Catholic Shopping .com is offering ...

Simple steps needed to reduce infant mortality

Simple steps needed to reduce infant mortality Watch

Marriage & Family

The neonatal infant mortality rate in the United States is four out of every thousand live births. That means four children out of every one thousand ...

Is your teenager looking at sexually explicit photos on their cell phone?

Is your teenager looking at sexually explicit photos on their cell phone? Watch

Marriage & Family

Where there are teenagers, there are Smartphones. And where there are Smartphones - there are photos of teenagers in nude - or lewd positions. ...

BLACK GENOCIDE: Niece of Martin Luther King, Dr. Alveda King warns students of abortions

BLACK GENOCIDE: Niece of Martin Luther King, Dr. Alveda King warns students of abortions Watch

Marriage & Family

Black people are murdering themselves, Dr. Alveda King, niece of civil rights icon Martin Luther King says. King is taking a controversial stance ...

Woman with devotion to St. Therese writes Catholic Shopping .com - What she said will make your day!

Woman with devotion to St. Therese writes Catholic Shopping .com - What she said will make your day!

Marriage & Family

Occasionally we get letters and emails from our readers and shoppers from our website, Catholic Shopping .com. Today we received an email and a phone ...

PARENTS DEFIANT: Conjoined twins will not be separated

PARENTS DEFIANT: Conjoined twins will not be separated Watch

Marriage & Family

Joined from the breastbone to the belly button, Andrew and Garette Stancombe are conjoined twins who share a heart and a liver. Their parents, ...