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Christian Divorce

Thanks, Pope Francis, For 'Legitimizing' Catholic Kids Of Divorce

Mary Pflum Peterson | Posted 09.15.2015 | Religion
Mary Pflum Peterson

The most amazing -- and decidedly Christian -- thing Francis has done since ascending to the papacy is his not-so-subtle attempt last week to welcome divorcees back to the church's fold. The move not only shows signs of a warmer, gentler Church, it also embraces and (literally) legitimizes people like me.

The Naive Promise I Made To My Kids... And Broke

Heather Kopp | Posted 11.16.2013 | Religion
Heather Kopp

Tom and I had repeatedly assured our two boys that they never had to worry about our family breaking up because "God hates divorce." We practically swore on a stack of Bibles. And then we got divorced.