The family team had asked Fr Oliver to promote a session on Responsible Parenthood and Family Planning. When he announced it during Mass he picked out the two words, “responsible” and “planning.” “Whether you are married or not every woman and man and you, young people too, need to understand your bodies and your fertility. It is a great gift but not just a freebie to use as you like.”
Provide yourselves with purses that do not grow old, with a treasure in the heavens that does not fail where no thief approaches and no moth destroys. For where your treasure is there will your heart be also. Luke 12:32-48.
Pope Francis: It is easy to confuse genuine freedom with the idea that each individual can act arbitrarily as if there were no truths, values and principles to provide guidance and everything were possible and permissible. The ideal of marriage marked by a commitment to exclusivity and stability is swept aside whenever it proves inconvenient or tiresome. Al 34