What’s With All the Legality in The Church?

What’s With All the Legality in The Church?

I have to be honest: I’ve never really had a problem with the Church guiding me right from wrong.  Maybe that is characteristic of a true cradle-catholic, or perhaps it’s because, from a young age, my father taught me that the Church was something to be trusted, not feared.  Whatever the reason, I never questioned [...]

5 Tips for Growing In Your Relationship With God

5 Tips for Growing In Your Relationship With God

In today's world, we want instant gratification.  Anytime we have to wait for something we desire, we get upset or feel let down.  We want what we want when we want it. The problem is, things don't always work that way, and our relationship with God definitely doesn't work that way.  There's no "easy" button we can [...]

The Marital Call for Life-Giving Love Part. 2

The Marital Call for Life-Giving Love Part. 2

In Part 1 of “The Marital Call for Life-Giving Love” I discussed the primary means of “fruitfulness” in marriage, which is mutual acceptance of new life. Today, I'm discussing the Church's plan for fertility.     A big question people often have upon hearing the Church's teaching on contraception is the following: Does the Church [...]