June 25, 2015
• Marriage is a verbal covenant (an agreement based on love) between a male and female. Marriage reflects a deep reality – the reality of the unique, fruitful, lifelong union that is only possible between a man and a woman. • Marriage is God’s first and immediate gift after the creation of Man and Woman. • Marriage is the lifelong partnership of mutual and exclusive fidelity between a man and a woman ordered by its very nature to the good of the spouses and the procreation and education of children. To read the rest of the article, click the title.
June 23, 2015
It is important to remember that Social Engineering is preceded by Verbal Engineering. We change vocabulary, spin words, we use misleading arguments, we personally attack the speaker or writer and not the argument to change the thinking of society. If we say it long enough, people will accept it without critical thinking, which sadly is at a great minimum today. In America we have managed to do something extraordinary: we’ve managed to make marriage, the most basic of all social institutions, controversial.
June 23, 2015
In the late 1970s an unusual documentary film surfaced. When it was shown to London’s film critics, ‘Silent Witness’ caused consternation. Its subject matter was the Shroud of Turin – not a subject commonplace in a Britain then dealing with economic recession and punk rock. It was the first time a major documentary had emerged on that particular piece of cloth based on the then latest research, of which that decade had seen a flurry.