Faithful

By |2017-09-06T06:22:26+10:00April 8th, 2013|Categories: Articles, Marriage|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

“I (name) take you, (name), to be my wife/husband. I promise to be true to you in good times and in bad, in sickness and in health. I will love you and honour you all the days of my life.” We hear these vows in movies and at weddings so often, that many of us

Matrimonied Couples

By |2017-09-06T06:02:48+10:00March 6th, 2013|Categories: Articles, Marriage|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Are you simply married or are you ‘Matrimonied’? People often point out that Catholics divorce at the same rate as the rest of the population. To the outside observer most Catholic couples look and behave the same as any other couple; by and large we live our marriages according to secular standards and goals. So