America’s failure

Posted May 19, 2016 6:40 pm by Emily Rolwes

The rupture of the foundational relationships of someone’s life—through separation, divorce, or distorted impositions of the family, such as cohabitation or same sex unions—is a deep wound that closes the heart to self-giving love [unto] death, and even leads to cynicism and despair.
These situations cause damage to the little children through inflicting upon them a deep existential doubt about love.  They are a scandal—a stumbling block—that prevent the most vulnerable from believing in such love, and a crushing burden that can prevent them from opening to the healing power of the Gospel.
Advanced societies, including, I regret, this nation, have done

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