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Does Pope Francis support same-sex marriage? No, according to Archbishop Fisher
In light of apparent confusion over how Catholics should...
Australian bishops call for prayer and fasting for marriage
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Walking with couples a focus for Hobart’s Fr Quinn
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Seek out the truth in the marriage debate
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Grasping the ‘teaching moment’ of classroom marriage debates
By Martin Tobin, Assistant Director of Catholic Identity,...
Lessons from Croatia’s Successful Marriage Vote
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Marriage between men and women the majority position internationally
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Seminarian looks to youth to build the Church
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Archbishop's message

Our society is engaged in a public debate on whether the current legal definition of marriage should be changed. We will soon have the opportunity to cast our vote on this question. Yet I do not believe that we have really stopped to consider what marriage is, and why government takes an interest...Read more...