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8 Reasons to Go to Mass - Thomas Lickona

"Mass is boring." "I don't get anything out of Mass — why should I go?" "Why can't I just pray alone?" These are common feelings, especially among young people but among many adults as well. How should we respond.  Popular  Read more...

10 Emotional Dangers of Premature Sexual Involvement - Thomas Lickona

In discussions of teen sex, much is said about the dangers of pregnancy and disease — but far less about the emotional hazards.  Read more...

AIDS and the Churches: Getting the Story Right - Edward C. Green and Allison Herling Ruark

What the churches are called to do by their theology turns out to be what works best in AIDS prevention.  Read more...

An Imaginary Confession: The aborted Child and redemptive Love - Father Antoninus Wall, O.P.

Women who have had abortions often struggle with overwhelming sadness and guilt. In this compassionate and theologically sound pamphlet, Fr. Wall recounts the imaginary confession of such a mother and shows, through the priest’s response, how she can find peace. This pamphlet has brought relief and healing to countless post-abortive women.  Read more...

Examination of Conscience — for teenagers - Deacon Douglas McManaman

An examination of conscience especially pertinent to teenagers.   Read more...

How to say stop - Jason Evert

Q. If you're on a date and things are going too far, how do you stop suddenly and tell him "no"?  Read more...

Pornography - Jason Evert

Q. What's wrong with looking at pornography? It's not like you are getting a girl pregnant or spreading STDs.

A. The problem with using porn is that it emasculates men, degrades women, destroys marriages, and offends the Lord.   Read more...

Teenagers and Truth - Dennis Buonafede

If teenagers do not enter their adult years already convinced of the reality of Objective Truth, knowable by human reason, they will be increasingly enslaved by the idea that there is no common universal truth.   Read more...

The Art of Living: Patience and Perseverance - Edward P. Sri

How do you respond when "bad things" happen to you? When you experience disappointment or setbacks? When you are hurt by something someone said?  Read more...

The Pope's New Feminism - Mary Ann Glendon

The Catholic Church has been a vigorous proponent in international settings of social and economic justice for women. Without glossing over the criticisms, this article provides evidence of an enviable historical record of concern for women by the Church.   Read more...

What Is Chastity & How Can I Be Chaste? - Thomas & Judy Lickona with William Boudreau, M.D.

Strongly rooted in Catholic tradition, Sex, Love and You promotes the value of chastity and tell you how your life will be better if you refrain from sexual activity until marriage.   Read more...





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