Sex & Family Planning

Finding a different path to fruitfulness

Book Review By Jenny Brinkworth With one in six Australian couples experiencing infertility, a new book by Debra Vermeer will be a welcome resource for Catholic couples. When Catholic convert and

Finding a different path to fruitfulness2020-05-11T15:16:34+10:00

Forward Planning your Family Planning

Some years ago, I (Francine) was teaching a couple fertility awareness. They had been married five years and assumed that once they discontinued the pill, they would get pregnant straight away.

Forward Planning your Family Planning2019-07-30T11:49:31+10:00

Natural Fertility is Just an App Away

Last month was the 50th anniversary of Humanae Vitae - one of the more controversial Vatican documents in recent history. This letter, addressed to all Catholics, reaffirmed the Church's opposition to

Natural Fertility is Just an App Away2018-09-13T10:30:29+10:00

The best worst thing … ever

We're loving this annimated presentation of how fertility awareness methods stack up against other birth control methods. It's had over a million views on Youtube and quite a few comments, for

The best worst thing … ever2018-03-20T17:14:14+11:00

Business Time

We were reading an article today about an African tribe that refers to sex as the 'work of the night'.  It made us think of this classic from the Flight of the

Business Time2015-12-26T17:17:23+11:00

How Often Do Men Need to Have Sex?

Shaunti Feldhahn is an author and social researcher who specialises in marital relationships. In this article she responds to a question from a female reader about how often men need sex: "Even

How Often Do Men Need to Have Sex?2015-10-03T15:35:13+10:00