by Fr Chris Chatteris SJ
Pope’s Intention. August 2018.
The treasure of Families. That any far-reaching decisions of economists and politicians may protect the family as one of the treasures of humanity.
There is a slew of studies these days which tell us what we already know and have always known. They inform us, often in a rather surprised tone, that marriage is good for us. For example, married people tend to be healthier, happier and even wealthier than people who are cohabiting. The children of married people also on average do better than the children of cohabiting couples. Continue reading “August 2018: The treasure of Families”