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Examining Paul through the eyes of a classicist

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The Keating family

In U.S. Catholic, Sarah Ruden, puts St. Paul’s teachings into their historical context. “The ancient institution of marriage is a fairly brutal one . . . and it just chews individuals up, especially women . . .” We can credit St. Paul with the idea of love marriage: Examining Paul through the eyes of a classicist. (Above: my family after my second was born.)

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10.17
We’re Casual About Sex and Serious About Consent. Is it Working?

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college students

I’m the Coordinator of Catholic Life on a campus where people wear “Consent is Sexy” t-shirts. But how can a student give informed consent to a sex partner they don’t really know? Love is sexy. It’s in The Washington PostWe’re Casual About Sex and Serious About Consent. Is it Working? Anna Keating on disassociating love and sex: Paradise Lost

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8.9
What are the rights of donor conceived people?

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IVF

Is it permissible for the children of egg and sperm donors to grieve the biological father or mother they never knew? Alana Newman grew up not knowing her biological father because he was an anonymous sperm donor. She writes for Public Discourse about her experience: What are the rights of donor conceived people? 

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