: A family—mother, father, and little girl—plays together whlie unpacking boxes in their home


The Catholic Church promotes and defends the institution of marriage as the union of one man and one woman. As of 2015, we do so in a Post-Obergefell context.

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Check out our podcast - Made for Love - telling the stories of how real people live out the call to love.

Here's a flyer to advertise the podcast and the last two videos of the MUR series. This would make a great bulletin insert!

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What does the Church have to say about the theory or ideology of "gender", separate from sexual difference? This teaching resource regarding gender and sexuality might help, along with the Congregation for Catholic Education's 2019 letter, "Male and Female He Created Them: towards a path of dialogue on the question of gender theory in education".

Please visit the website dedicated entirely to this issue:

Marriage Unique for a Reason link

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Policy documents, statements, and letters are available on the Advocacy page. Visit the USCCB Action Center to stay up-to-date on public policy issues, join our advocate network, and communicate with your elected officials.

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