Relationship, Marriage, Dating, & Sex

Conscious Uncoupling? Just More Redefinition of Marriage!
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Conscious Uncoupling? Just More Redefinition of Marriage!

Yet, what is new and what is marginally surprising is how Paltrow has attempted to justify why she and her husband will no longer be married, but will continue to live together and raise their children under the same roof.

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The History and Future of Redefining Marriage (PHOTO)
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The History and Future of Redefining Marriage (PHOTO)

Here are a couple of photos that I threw together. The first one is a brief history of the number of ways that marriage has been weakened over the years through the redefinition of it, either directly or indirectly through its components. The picture under it is just a caveat to remind you that homosexual acts will NEVER be natural, inasmuch as so-called homosexual marriage may continue to become legal.

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3 Reasons why we Oppose Same-Sex Marriage
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3 Reasons why we Oppose Same-Sex Marriage

There are three basic and easy to understand the reasons why same sex relations and marriage should be opposed by all people of sound mind; those being – (1) Sex between Same-Genders does not produce new life; (2) Sex between Same-Genders is disordered love; and (3) The promotion of Same-Sex Marriage is a form of eugenics:

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A Love Story: When I Fell in Love with Lesia After First Sight
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A Love Story: When I Fell in Love with Lesia After First Sight

As I said before, Lesia was a very desirable woman, and, honestly, she seemed to be exactly what I had been searching for all of my life – so, I acquiesced. It was mid-February 2006. I had just turned thirty-four and was still somewhat bitter after having had endured an eight year marriage, which ended in a nasty divorce.

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Jesus’ Teaching on the Indissolubility of Marriage
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Jesus’ Teaching on the Indissolubility of Marriage

What Jesus primarily does three things in His dialogue with the Pharisees in today’s Gospel Reading is: (1) Restore the true definition of marriage by reaching back to God’s original intent; (2) Restore the equality of spouses by raising the dignity of woman in marriage; and (3) By His word He promises to sustain and perfect marriage.

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Catholic Dating a Non-Catholic? On Further Consideration . . .
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Catholic Dating a Non-Catholic? On Further Consideration . . .

Thanks to the advantage that self-discovery that comes through the experience of success and failure I’m adding here a further consideration on Catholics dating outside of our faith tradition. To my surprise, I’m finding myself agreeing with most of the people who commented on the former article.

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A Biblical Reason to Believe in Love at First Sight!
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A Biblical Reason to Believe in Love at First Sight!

My favorite story in the Bible to prove the concept of love at first sight is when the prophet Samuel was sent by God to find the next king is Israel – the eventual successor to King Saul.

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Catholic Dating a Non-Catholic? The 7 Non-Negotiables
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Catholic Dating a Non-Catholic? The 7 Non-Negotiables

Going on my third year of being a Catholic single I thought I might pass along to other daters what is Non-Negotiable for Catholics when considering a mixed marriage. These are questions that you need to ask within the first 40 days of dating.

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Why Condom Use is Immoral and How it Objectifies Woman
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Why Condom Use is Immoral and How it Objectifies Woman

But in light of this wave of city health departments across the country trivializing sex for kids, what I am going to do here is focus my argument solely on the use of male condoms and demonstrate why they are always immoral and how they objectify women.

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The Beauty of Monogamous Relationship – call it Divine
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The Beauty of Monogamous Relationship – call it Divine

Some weeks ago I came across an entitled, The Other Woman, Your New Best Friend: Infidelity may lead to better results than you ever thought imaginable that was posted by a fraternity brother on the Linked-In Network. Initially I was puzzled as to why a […]

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Why Masturbation is Morally Evil & How to Free Yourself From It
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Why Masturbation is Morally Evil & How to Free Yourself From It

This article is going to point out the clear reasons why masturbation, when performed with the purpose providing an artificial form of sexual pleasure is always morally evil. I will then offer three helpful ways to combat this very addictive behavior. I will build my arguments against masturbation upon the Natural Law and the teachings of the Catholic Church.

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The 4 Benefits of Chaste Courtship
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The 4 Benefits of Chaste Courtship

In this modern culture and age of dating solely for the purposes finding someone to ‘hook-up’ with on a regular basis, the idea of courtship, let alone chaste courtship, is an odd if not completely unknown concept. Therefore, it would best serve the purposes of this article if I begin it by drawing the bright contrasts between hooking up, dating, courtship, and chaste courtship.

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The 3 Best Reasons to Save Sex for Marriage
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The 3 Best Reasons to Save Sex for Marriage

Marriage and conjugal love belong together and they were made for each other from the very beginning. There are so many great benefits that come by the way of waiting for marriage to have sex. The first of which were explored in this article – to wait for marriage to have sex is natural and it fulfills God’s purpose for you and your body. Moreover, sex before and outside of marriage always clouds feelings, it makes courtship inauthentic and artificial.

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