Author: United States Conference of Catholic BishopsRead More
People who want to be instruments of Christ's love to those who experience same-sex attraction (SSA) seek guidance on how best to do so. They need to listen to the stories of those who experience SSA and the stories of those who have accompanied them on their journeys. They also need to ground their responses in a genuine Christian understanding of the human person and of human sexuality.
Author: Smith, Janet E. and Check, Fr. Paul
August 31 2015Read More
An exhaustive presentation of Roman Catholic moral teaching by an acknowledged expert.
Author: Ashley O.P., Fr. Benedict M.
July 23 1996Search for this Book
Abstract: The treatment for transsexualism is sex reassignment, including hormonal treatment and surgery aimed at making the person's body as congruent with the opposite sex as possible. There is a dearth of long term, follow-up studies after sex reassignment.
Author: Dhejne, Cecilia; Lichtenstein, Paul; Boman, Marcus; Johansson, Anna L.V.; Langström, Niklas; Landén, Mikael
February 22 2011Read More
Father Check of the Courage apostolate asks parents to be guided by the clarity and authentic compassion of the Gospel message.
Author: Desmond, Joan
March 21 2013Read More
Modern Moral Problems addresses moral quandaries that can beguile and confuse faithful Catholics. Written in a question-and-answer format, the book covers questions regarding sexuality, medical ethics, business practices, civic responsibilities, and the sacramental life of the Church.
Author: Smith, Msgr. William B.
November 15 2012Search for this Book
Fr. Servais Pinckaers’s work is well on its way to being accepted as the work on Catholic moral thinking for the coming generation of laymen and students....[and] offers the reader a compelling itinerary of moral development, rooted in the theology of St. Paul and the morality of the Gospels.
Author: Pinckaers O.P., Servais
November 1 2003Search for this Book
Dawn Eden, internationally known speaker and author of the bestselling "The Thrill of the Chaste", shows how the lives of the saints have given her hope and aided her journey of spiritual healing after childhood sexual abuse. Readers seeking wholeness will discover saints with wounds like their own, whose stories bear witness to the transforming power of grace.
Author: Eden, Dawn
May 14 2012Search for this Book
I took this whole thing to prayer at the foot of the cross. This short letter was the result...
July 30 2014Read More
A comprehensive treatment of the topic, replete with psychological insights, moral considerations, and pastoral advice.
Author: Harvey OSFS, Fr. John
June 13 1993Read More
RECLAiM Sexual Health offers a science-based, Catholic Online Recovery Program and other resources for those who desire to reclaim God's plan for their lives and the lives of loved ones impacted by pornography or other unhealthy sexual behaviors.
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Drawing on secular empirical research and the insights of mental health clinicians who adopt a Catholic anthropology, Dr. Lock looks at how the psychological sciences support the Catholic understanding of the human person and same-sex attraction. He examines how this research can be used to support various aspects of pastoral care.
Author: Lock, Dr. Timothy
August 11 2015Listen
Youth have the right to be provided with accurate medical and psychological knowledge about homosexuality by pediatricians, mental health professionals, school counselors, educators and parents. Presently, well-organized attempts are under way to attempt to block youth from being given both the appropriate scientific knowledge, and informed consent about: same-sex attractions, gender identity disorder, transsexual issues, the psychological needs of a child for father and mother, and marriage.
Author: Fitzgibbons M.D., Rick
May 21 2012Read More