Joanna Bogle wonders why British Catholics are too afraid to speak up for holy matrimony
5 December 2008, The Catholic Herald.
If, at any time during our country's long history, you had been invited into a school or youth group to give a talk on marriage, and began with the words, "Marriage is the union of a man and a woman, establishing a new family", you would have been regarded as making a statement of the blindingly obvious. Not any more. It's now regarded as a rather daring and controversial statement, possibly acceptable in a guest speaker but probably to be followed up with some caveats on the part of the teacher.
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Joanna Bogle has her own blog, Auntie Joanna Writes.