Marriage

Rachel Allison This past weekend my three sisters and I assembled for some much needed emotional strengthening. Our conversations focused on the battles that our children and grandchildren are facing, and how we as women of faith could fortify and support them against the onslaught of...

We asked UFI readers this question: “Which of these factors has contributed the most to the meteoric rise of unmarried child bearing?" Here’s how they responded: 48 Percent                           Sexual Revolution 16 Percent                           Anti-Marriage Feminism  8 Percent                            Growth of Individualism 28 Percent                           Gov’t welfare/subsidies  The article “The Single-Mom Catastrophe”  Kay Hymowitz speculates...

Rachel Allison What has our society done to us? Has Hollywood and advertising caused us to focus on looks rather than depth, and instant gratification rather than virtue and self-control?  Have we become caught up with priorities that may bring status and recognition while true and lasting...

Rachel Allison What a pounding the time-honored institution of marriage is getting these days.  We could blame the gay movement, and have justification for doing so.  But there have been some high-profile reminders these last few days of just how far the disregard for marriage vows...

Rachel Allison If the liberal New York Times is publishing articles about the risks of cohabitation, then things are far worse than we realize. With divorce being so prevalent too often young love sees the solution as creating a trial run…a mock marriage situation where compatibility and...

Rachel Allison How many times does history have to repeat itself before we learn that values matter? Families matter. Moral courage matters. Honor and integrity matter. Not only for individual happiness and prosperity, but for the good and strengthening of society.  Which fails us first…The family...