Marriage is not a Partnership

Housework: It’s often a topic of debate among couples, and truth be told, we’ve had our own dramas in this area over the years. We have very different values and expressions

Marriage is not a Partnership2019-10-18T17:18:09+11:00

Marriage and the Plenary Council

Asking the Right Questions No matter where you live in the world, the Catholic Church is undergoing significant introspection and renewal. In Australia, one of the formal mechanisms is the Plenary

Marriage and the Plenary Council2019-05-15T10:46:46+10:00

Hear Me, Touch Me, Know Me

In relationships, the word ‘intimacy’ is often used as a euphemism for sex, but this is a very narrow and impoverished view. Some people have suggested that the meaning is better

Hear Me, Touch Me, Know Me2019-05-15T11:06:37+10:00

Like Father, Like Mother

In our household, the traditional stereotypes of father as disciplinarian and mother as comforter don’t describe us very well and that’s probably a good thing. However, we do tend to parent quite

Like Father, Like Mother2016-05-18T14:50:49+10:00

Mercy

Central to the experience of God’s mercy is the Sacrament of Reconciliation, which, with the Sacrament of Anointing of the Sick, is a specific sacrament for healing and mercy. Sam Guzeman

Mercy2020-01-08T19:48:33+11:00

St Valentines Day 2016 Resource

Him & Her - The Joy of DifferenceThe Australian Catholic Marriage & Family Council has released its 2016 St Valentine's Day handout, this time exploring sexual complementarity.From the ACMFC website:In 2010, the

St Valentines Day 2016 Resource2016-01-17T09:51:51+11:00

Annulments made easy…really?

In September when Pope Francis announced a reform of the annulment process, media headlines suggested the Church was stepping towards the acceptance of divorce. However, the closing of the Synod on

Annulments made easy…really?2020-01-21T15:38:46+11:00

The Communion of persons

  Ron and Kathy Feher describe the late Pope John Paul II's concept of "The communion of persons" and how it relates to the topic of dialogue.

The Communion of persons2017-11-29T12:26:11+11:00