"The mutual unconditional gift that a married couple offers to one another in love must remain open to render them co-creators with God in new life."

— Bishop Kevin J. Farrell

Church Documents and Teaching

From the U. S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, Summer 2012

Married Love and the Gift of Life, USCCB, November 14, 2006 (en español)

Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services, Fifth Edition, USCCB, November 17, 2009

Evangelium Vitae: On the Value and Inviolability of Human Life, Pope John Paul II, March 25, 1995 

Humanae Vitae: On the Regulation of Births, Pope Paul VI, July 25, 1968 (en español)

Contraception and Sterlization:  The Beautiful & Compelling "Why's" behind the "What", Monica Ashour, Theology of the Body Evangelization Team


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