14Mar Pope Francis has opened a door – let us enter

Gerry O'Hanlon SJ reviews Pope Francis' first year and flags developments to watch out for. And he asks believers not simply to sit back and admire, but use the opportunities for dialogue Francis provides (first published in Irish Jesuit News).

14Mar Do ‘pre-nups’ produce invalid marriages?

Brendan Hoban argues that if a pre-nuptial agreement is part of the preparation for a marriage, then maybe it’s not a Christian marriage at all — because it implies the couple do not intend their marriage to last for life (first published in the Western People).

14Mar 14th March. Friday in the First Week of Lent

Autonomy and Responsibility