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Study shows cohabiting relationships to be less stable than marriage

Mar 17, 2019

A new study found that in 11 countries across the globe, cohabiting couples have more doubts about their relationship lasting... Read more

How a new study says premarital sex affects marital happiness

Oct 24, 2018

By Jonah McKeown

People who have had only one lifetime sexual partner have happier marriages than people with two or more lifetime partners,... Read more

More Americans are living together and having babies before they get married

Jul 10, 2018

While the average age of first marriages is higher than ever before, more Americans are cohabiting and having children outside... Read more

A couple newly married by Pope Francis receives communion in St. Peter's Basilica on Sept. 14, 2014.

No scandal here: How the 20 couples married by Pope Francis were legit

Sep 15, 2014

By Kevin J. Jones, Ann Schneible

Pope Francis’ witnessing of marriages between Catholics who cohabited or who have had annulments is not a change, but is... Read more

St. Andrew's Cathedral Glasgow.

Scottish adoption agency celebrates despite closure threat

Jun 12, 2013

By Kevin J. Jones

Friends of the St. Margaret’s Children and Family Care Society gathered at Glasgow’s cathedral on June 9 to commemorate its... Read more