Strengthening Marriage

  • Beloved: Finding Happiness in Marriage

    2 seasons

    This is the first episode of a 12-part series available on FORMED. To enjoy the entire series along with bonus materials, please visit www.formed.org/trial.

    In 12 stunning sessions, Beloved uncovers the mystery and the meaning of the sacrament of marriage.
    Beloved invites all couples to experien...

  • Marriage Unique for a Reason

    1 season

    This is the first episode of a multipart series available on FORMED. To enjoy the entire series along with bonus materials, please visit www.formed.org/trial.

    What is marriage? Are a man and a woman really essential to marriage? What about the child ... and the role of mothers and fathers? Is it...

  • Marriage: God's Design for Life and Love

    Movie

    From the dawn of human history, mankind has understood the value of a lifelong, faithful, procreative union of one man and one woman in marriage. This natural bond, which was raised to a Sacrament by Our Lord Jesus Christ, has been the foundation of Christian civilization for over two thousand ye...

  • Humanae Vitae Encyclical of His Holiness Pope Paul VI

    Movie + 1 extra

    A revised and improved translation of Pope Paul VI's encyclical letter, Humanae vitae. This encyclical address the important concern of the moral use of contraception in married life. It ultimately argues that the use of artificial contraception in marriage is immoral because it separates the uni...

  • Love, Marriage, & the Catholic Conscience by Dietrich von Hildebrand

    Movie + 1 extra

    What every Christian needs to know...about love, marriage, and contraception—eye-opening reasons for you to give these Church teachings a closer look.

    Finally, you can learn the full truth about how contraception relates to love and marriage, including:

    What the Church really teaches about cont...

  • Me and My House

    1 season

    Me & My House is a practical game plan for Catholic parents who are struggling with all the things that parents struggle with. We challenge you to do little things. To make little changes that will make a huge impact on your family.
    In this Catholic Parenting Program, you will discover the founda...

  • Married Saints and Blesseds through the Centuries by Ferdinand Holbock

    Movie + 1 extra

    Countless saints have been priests or religious, living out lives of penance and sacrifice for the sake of the Church. But many Catholics don't realize that married couples are called to holiness as well.

    Fr. Holböck's tells the inspiring stories of over 200 married saints and blesseds from the ...

  • Remaining in the Truth of Christ: Marriage & Communion in the Catholic Church

    Movie + 1 extra

    In this volume, five cardinals of the Church and four other scholars respond to the call issued by Walter Cardinal Kasper for the Church to harmonize "fidelity and mercy in its pastoral practice with civilly remarried, divorced people." The contributors are Walter Cardinal Brandmüller, Raymond Ca...

  • No Imitations: Saying Yes to Authentic Love by Chris Stefanick

    Presented by Lighthouse Catholic Youth, Chris Stefanick discusses chastity beyond the usual fear tactics and "just say no's." Instead we are offered something to which we can say "yes": health, happiness, authentic relationships, and the love for which we were made. Everything else is just an imi...

  • Green Sex: The Case for Natural Family Planning by Jason Evert

    First comes loves, then comes marriage...then what? If sex is natural, why are we so eager to make it artificial? In this presentation, Jason Evert presents the case for Natural Family Planning as he unveils the beauty of God's plan for sexuality. Jason has spoken about chastity to more than one ...

  • Catholic Teaching on Marriage & Annulments by Bishop Joseph Perry

    Are annulments just a Catholic version of divorce? Nothing could be further from the truth. The differences are profound, and much of the confusion springs from a misunderstanding about marriage itself. Bishop Perry explains the key principles of the Sacrament of Marriage and then considers them ...

  • God's Plan for Love: Humanae Vitae Sex & Authentic Freedom by Abp. Samuel Aquila

    In anticipation of the 50th anniversary of the encyclical Humanae Vitae, Archbishop Aquila explains how Blessed Pope Paul VI's teaching still serves as a great light amidst a world that is deeply confused about sexual intimacy. He provides valuable insights about how God imbued our sexuality with...

  • What Every Couple Should Know about Marriage and Prayer by Fulton Sheen

    What is the secret of a successful marriage? How can couples deepen their commitment to one another in Christ? Beloved Catholic orator, Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen, illuminates the path by focusing on the essential role that prayer must play in every marriage. His anecdotes and stories illustrate ...

  • Men, Women, and the Mystery of Love by Dr. Edward Sri

    In today's culture, we're constantly bombarded with the secular notion of love and intimacy, instead of the kind of love that God intended for his children. In this presentation, Dr. Edward Sri explains how Pope St. John Paul II's teachings of the Theology of the Body can help us prepare for marr...

  • FORMED Daily: What is the secret to a good marriage?

    We all have challenges in our marriage, and ways we can grow. The key to succeeding in these areas is the grace of God.

    Watch the entire episode from Beloved here: https://bit.ly/2N0S8hD

  • FORMED Daily: Marriage is an amazing and grace-filled sacrament!

    A beautiful aspect of marriage is God’s grace working in it.

    Watch the entire episode of Beloved here: https://bit.ly/35aCXbF