Tag: marriage redefinition

Marriage and therapeutic politics

Chris Kenny, Same-sex marriage: Yes, but spare the virtue-signalling, The Australian (19 Sept 2017): It seems to be about more than marriage. Clearly the marriage reform has become a proxy cause for acceptance. As a society we are being asked…

Sheridan contra Aquinas

In what has to be one of the most bizarre entries in the debate over marriage redefinition, Greg Sheridan in ‘Yes to same-sex marriage and to religious freedom’, The Australian, (Sept 6, 2017) enlist Aquinas and Augustine in an amateurish attempt…

Je suis Margaret

Ever since Margaret Court expressed her displeasure at Qantas’s public support for marriage redefinition there has been a persistent effort across the media to discredit her without attending to her position. This accelerated as previous public statements where again aired that indicated…

Melissa Moschella on ‘Conjugal Union: What Marriage Is and Why It Matters’

This presentation by Dr. Melissa Moschella, Assistant Professor of Philosophy at the Catholic University of America, is the last of three given as a part of a panel discussion on the new book Conjugal Union: What Marriage Is and Why It Matters by Dr. Patrick Lee and Dr. Robert George.The panel was sponsored by the Center for Bioethics at Franciscan University of Steubenville. In this presentation, Dr. Moschella addresses marriage and the law in the light of the philosophical argument presented in Conjugal Union.