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Made for Love: Same-sex Attraction and the Catholic Church

Author: Schmitz, Fr. Michael

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Created Male and Female: An Open Letter from Religious Leaders

Author: United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

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Gender Ideology Harms Children

Author: American College of Pediatricians

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Desire of the Everlasting Hills Documentary

Hope in isolation. Courage in turmoil. Grace in the last place you expect.

Author: movie trailer

July 19 2014

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Educational Guidance in Human Love: Outlines for Sex Education

Homosexuality, which impedes the person’s acquisition of sexual maturity, whether from the individual point of view, or the inter-personal, is a problem which must be faced in all objectivity by the pupil and the educator when the case presents itself.

Author: Sacred Congregation for Catholic Education

November 1 1983

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Eros Divided: Is There Such a Thing as Healthy Homoerotic Love?

Dr. Rachel Lu presents her talk at the 2015 Truth and Love conference. Download to hear entire talk.

Author: Lu, Dr. Rachel

August 11 2015

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Eternal Word Television Network (EWTN)

Global Catholic Network

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Excerpts from the Catechism of the Catholic Church

Excerpts from the Catechism of the Catholic Church on sexual identity, complementarity, chastity, and homosexuality.

Author: Catechism of the Catholic Church

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Executive Summary of Living the Truth in Love

A summary of contributions to an international conference and resource event which addresses pastoral approaches toward men and women with same-sex attraction. Contributors include: Father Paul Check, Father Joseph Fessio, SJ, Robert Cardinal Sarah, Andrew Comiskey, Courage members Paul, Rilene, and David, Jennifer Roback Morse, PhD, Timothy G. Lock, PhD, and Mary Healey, STD.

Author: Various Authors

October 2 2015

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Fortify: A Step Towards Recovery

Fortify was specifically designed to help individuals (particularly young people) struggling with pornography eventually reach long-lasting freedom. In this program you will find the tools, education, and resources necessary to help you or someone you love overcome this problem.

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Fr. Harvey on Strengths of New Vatican Instruction

In this Zenit interview from 2005, Fr. John Harvey, OSFS, Executive Director of Courage International reacts to the new Vatican instruction on the priesthood regarding men with same-sex attractions and admittance to the seminary.

Author: Harvey OSFS, Fr. John

November 30 2005

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Fr. Paul Check Radio Interview: Family Sanctuary Show/St. Gabriel Catholic Radio – Courage

An interview with Fr. Paul Check about the Courage Apostolate.

Author: St. Gabriel Catholic Radio

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From Love, For Love, By Love: A Deeper Understanding of Contraception, Same Sex Attraction, and Authentic Love

Father Michael Schmitz tackles some of the most difficult topics in the Church today. Here, Father incorporates the broader meaning of the person, the body, friendship, love, and sexuality into a discussion of same-sex attraction.

Author: Schmitz, Fr. Michael

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From Pain to Peace

Robert and Susan Cavera speak about their experiences in EnCourage and the peace that comes from embracing the will of God. Download to hear entire talk.

Author: Cavera, Robert and Susan, and Mattson, Daniel

August 11 2015

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G, L, B, T, Q, S… What’s your Identity?

The Church invites all of us to become the living reasons why someone might desire to see themselves first and foremost through the lens of Christ. God’s love will shine brighter through us as the “living reasons” if we strive to exemplify the fullness of virtue ourselves.

Author: Andrew

October 8 2014

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