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We were founded in 1968 to support and defend the teaching efforts of the Church which we still do today. Catholics United for the Faith (CUF) has never and will never be part of a political cause. If you’re interested in learning more about the Catholic Faith, I invite you to browse our website and view our resources. In particular, please view our past Lay Witness Magazine articles or any number of our Faith Facts that help clarify certain aspects of the Catholic Faith.
Issue: Is contraception ever permitted? Discussion: Under no circumstances is the use of contraception morally permissible. This infallible teaching of the Catholic Church flows from the natural law as given to us by God. As such, the teaching applies to all men and women (Humanae Vitae [HV] 18; Catechism of the Catholic Church, no. 2036). Contraception frustrates the purpose of the marital act as the proper expression of love between husband and wife, and is opposed to the virtue of chastity in marriage (Evangelium Vitae, no. 13; cf. Catechism, no. 2349). Legitimate reasons on the part of spouses to avoid … Continue reading