Family Life

Marie Kondo demonstrates her method of creating domestic order on her Netflix show "Tidying Up With Marie Kondo."
The queen of ‘tidying’ is captivating audiences with this question: What do you truly value?
Ellen B. Koneck May 11, 2019
Despite only recently earning the title, motherhood was not new to me. My body, my mind, my time are not my own.
Haley Stewart May 11, 2019
Mother’s Day is already difficult for women who long to be moms or have lost children in miscarriage, stillbirth or the death of a child after birth. And these women do not make up a small percentage of the women in the pews.
Emily Dagostino April 28, 2019
I think of pressing a hand or a finger into a wound in order to see, in order to believe.
Catholic News Service April 25, 2019
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit ruled April 22 that the city of Philadelphia can bar Catholic Social Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia from placing children in foster care with any family because the Catholic agency upholds traditional marriage.
A home fallout shelter near Akron, Mich., captured by an unknown photographer in 1960. (National Archives and Records Administration, Records of the Defense Civil Preparedness Agency/(397-MA-2s-160)/[VENDOR # 125])
L. C. McHugh, S.J. April 05, 2019
Does Catholic social teaching permit you to mount a machine gun at the door of your family’s fallout shelter? In 1961, this was not an idle question.