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You Can’t Omit Ephesians 5:22

You Can’t Omit Ephesians 5:22

Did you know that many Catholic Churches throughout America avoid reading the entire passage of Ephesians 5 at mass?  Instead, they opt for a shorter version, which deliberately leaves out the words: “Wives, be subject to your husbands as to the Lord.” Ephesians 5:22...
There’s Nothing Toxic About Masculinity

There’s Nothing Toxic About Masculinity

The other day, I was cleaning out my desk when I stumbled upon a letter my husband wrote me after we lost our baby Theo. I had forgotten all about that note, and as I reread it, tears welled in my eyes.   It’s an astoundingly gorgeous letter — the content far...
3 Red Flags You Might Secretly Love

3 Red Flags You Might Secretly Love

Often when we talk about the notorious “red flags” of dating, we focus on the negative traits of a potential partner.  He doesn’t tell you you’re beautiful? Red flag! He follows some scandalous/promiscuous social media accounts? Red flag! He likes to seek attention by...
What if I am Not a Good Spouse?

What if I am Not a Good Spouse?

Something is disorienting about marriage. You take two wildly different human beings, with excruciatingly different upbringings, who possess so many unique nuances and join them together.  Cue bliss and romance and awe, until suddenly you realize you are yoked with...
Waiting to Be Pursued

Waiting to Be Pursued

“When Ethan and I started seeing each other, I didn’t have to do any of the work. He called; he scheduled the dates. I just had to receive it. It was really different from how it had been with the guys I’d dated before.” My engaged best friend murmured this advice...