St. Jane Frances de Chantal - French, married nobleman- six sons- When husband died she embraced life of service to poor and sick- Guided by St. Francis de Sales- Founded Visitation Order- Feast Day December 12
Joseph Ratzinger (Pope Benedict XVI) had a very profound sense of what it means to submit in "Introduction to Christianity": it means to give one's self into another's care. Seeing Pope Benedict XVI prostrate himself before the altar on Good Friday made submission all the more credible: a man who can lay down his life for his spouse in sacrifice and service is a man who knows how to obey Someone higher than himself.
The "For Your Marriage" website offers practical help and advice whether you're seriously dating, engaged, or at any stage of married life. If you're planning a Catholic wedding, you'll find information on everything from choosing the music and readings to marrying someone who is not Catholic. On the homepage check out the Daily Marriage Tips, book reviews, and blogs.