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Playing on an Interfaith Team

When Dad and Mom Are on Different Paths . . .

By: Margaret Procario

It would be great if husbands and wives were always at the same place along the same spiritual path, but life is often much more complicated. Ecumenical, or “mixed” marriages have become commonplace, and even couples who are both Catholic can find themselves growing apart spiritually.

There’s no doubt that couples of different faiths or spirituality face additional challenges—and deciding on their children’s...

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