Dating and intimacy in the 21st century

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It's quite easy to find Gen X women and those of younger generations placing higher value on being happily single and financially sustainable, than upon being partnered up and dependent in any manner.

Although every last human on the planet is dependent to some degree on others, for the majority of Americans, male or female, being ok with dependence is just not ok.

C21 Resources Spring 2014 Intimacy and Relationships in Catholic Life We are grateful for the thoughtful guidance of guest editors Lisa Cahill and Kerry Cronin who bring a wealth of expertise not only with respect to moral theology but also years of experience working with young people.

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It can be argued that there is no Christianity without relationships.

As Catholic Christians, we are called to a profound tri-union with our true selves, with others, and with God.

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