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The Coalition’s failure to do anything for marriage only shows how little it cares about the poor

A Russian bride walks through the mist on her wedding day. The Church has an ‘incredibly rich body of teaching’ on marriage

Christopher West says that Catholics need a firm understanding of marriage if they are to resist attempts to alter its meaning

Cardinal O'Brien, Archbishop of St Andrews and Edinburgh (PA photo)

Cardinal O’Brien says repercussions of introducing gay marriage would be immense

Cardinal O'Brien has been accused of 'absurd and inflammatory rhetoric' (PA photo)

It would be a disaster almost impossible to reverse: this is the time to put a stop to it

Bishop Declan Lang of Clifton led a celebration of marriage on February 11. The celebration took place in Clifton Cathedral and was attended by couples in the diocese celebrating a significant wedding anniversary. The bishop presided at the Mass as part of National Marriage Week

Bishop of Clifton presides at Mass attended by couples celebrating significant anniversaries

Dr John Sentamu greets members of his congregation (Photo: John Giles/PA Wire)
Nick Clegg delivers the annual Demos Lecture at Westminster Central Hall in London today (Leon Neal/PA Wire)

It’s all so outdated, now the research shows how much more stable marriage is than cohabitation

The US bishops' new website presents Church teaching on marriage

‘The redefinition of marriage’ is seen as a threat to religious liberty

Benedict XVI meets engaged couples in the Italian city of Ancona (Photo: CNS)

One US ‘expert’, on the other hand, believes that people are just not cut out for monogamy

David Cameron has been urged to separate marriage and religion (PA photo)