Failing to define marriage properly dooms us to a future of broken families, which is a euphemism for broken individuals
This is a reductionist way of looking at the problem
It is true that marriage is a delicate institution, whose beauty and utility derives much from the love and care couples put into it. However, impermanence is not a feature that is meant to define it.
Society has failed infertile couples by making them think they are lesser humans
They have just registered their friendship
In today’s fast moving world, it is not uncommon for news items to go out of the global conversation table as soon as they appear. So it is not surprising that the United State’s Supreme Court decision to make gay unions equal to marriage in the whole country is already stale news.
Many priests are willing to be faithful to their celibacy