Marriage


Marriage: Unique for a Reason is an initiative of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Ad Hoc Committee for the Defense of Marriage to assist with the catechesis and education of Catholics on why marriage is unique and why marriage should be promoted and protected as the union of one man and one woman. Visit the marriageuniqueforafeason.org website for more information.

  • Archbishop Broglio's article Married Couples and the Challenge of Extended Tours, Financial Pressures, and Reentry into the Family After Military Service
  • Made for Each Other: A Catechetical and Educational Aid on Sexual Difference and Complementarity - Viewer's Guide
  • Made for Each Other: A Catechetical and Educational Aid on Sexual Difference and Complementarity - Resource Booklet for priests, deacons, catechists, and teachers

Marriage Preparation

  • Marriage Prep resources (be sure to consult first with the military priest chaplain in your community to learn about procedures regarding Marriage Prep) - gathered and online resources may be found on the USCCB website ForYourMarriage.org.  

For Your Marriage: Resources for a Happy and Holy Marriage

The U.S.Bishops issued a Pastoral letter on Marriage in 2010 and set up a web site, in English and Spanish, which provides a summary of the letter and a link to the full text as well as many helpful marriage resources.


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