By Roxane Salonen
The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops seems to be taking to heart Jesus’ admonition that we must become like children if we’re to enter the kingdom of heaven (Matthew 18).
The bishops recently published a pamphlet: “Life Matters: Explaining the Reality of Marriage to Family and Friends.” Read more…
Here is a video of Dr. Morse giving a talk at the University of St. Thomas in Minnesota on October 1, 2013. Watch and enjoy.
Don’t blame the gay lobby for the decline of marriage.
By Stephen Baskerville, a Ruth Institute Circle of Experts member
This article was originally published November 22nd, 2010, at theamericanconservative.com.
Defenders of marriage must face some hard facts or they are going to lose their fight—and with it, quite possibly, their religious freedom as well. Federal judge Vaughn Walker’s ruling nullifying Proposition 8 in California illustrates that, unless we can demonstrate very specific reasons why same-sex marriage is socially destructive, it will soon be the law of the land. Read more…
by Mark Regnerus
October 8th, 2013 http://www.thepublicdiscourse.com/2013/10/10996/
A new academic study based on the Canadian census suggests that a married mom and dad matter for children. Children of same-sex coupled households do not fare as well. Read more…
by Hayley Lindly
This article was originally published February 18, 2013, at iowastatedaily.com.
Jennifer Roback Morse, founder and president of the Ruth Institute, discussed the importance of traditional marriage and parenting on Feb. 18 in the Sun Room of the Memorial Union.
Morse started her support of traditional marriage and parenthood when she and her husband experienced trouble conceiving a child. Read more…