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  • How to Stay Close in a Long-Distance Relationship

    The man I’ve been seeing for the past two years lives 17 miles away. On a good day of traffic, it’s a 20-30 minute drive. But, only on a good day of traffic. This is New York City, so those days almost never happen. That leaves me some options:...

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  • A Relationship That Persevered Through Disaster

    After much prayer—specifically a novena to St. Anthony and to St. Joseph—Lucy decided Daniel was worth responding to, so she upgraded to full membership and replied. Their communication got off to a good start, but it still took a few months to actually get together—a literal disaster intervened.

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  • Prayer for the Home of the Brave

    Happy 4th of July! On this day of Independence, the bishops invite us to penance and prayer to restore religious freedom and conscience protections. Let us pray … Prayer for the Protection of Religious Liberty O God our Creator, from your provident hand we have received our right to life,...

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  • Good News For Annulment Seekers

    After my divorce so many years ago, I struggled mightily with my finances, as so many newly divorced people do. I worked two jobs just to cover all my expenses and even then, I was starving to death. I had no expendable cash and money was extremely tight for...

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  • The Online Matching Portrait Was Spot On

    CatholicMatch members have an opportunity to fill out a match portrait to help them find other members they wouldn’t normally meet. Based on responses and match filters, compatible members will appear in their match list for review. This is exactly how Sandy and John found each other online. About ten months after they were “matched” they...

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  • Things You’ll Wish You Knew Before ‘I Do’

    One of my favorite parts of my engagement to my fiancé George, (whom I met on CatholicMatch), came after I said, “Yes.” In the days and weeks following that sunny Saturday in June, treasured nuggets of information began to trickle out from our family and friends, cluing me into...

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  • First Date Dilemma: To Go or Not To Go

    I spent some time recently talking to a friend about what we fondly call the “First Date Dilemma.” The Dilemma, as we commonly refer to it, is what happens when a guy—who you are not romantically interested in—asks you on a date? I discovered that my friend and I are...

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  • Why Should I Save Sex for Marriage?

    I was curled up on my couch with my laptop instant messaging with a guy I liked. The conversation was going well until he asked: Did you hook up a lot in college? No, I wrote. Never. I stared at my laptop’s screen and waited with bated breath for his response. Finally,...

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  • She Gets a Proposal on the Golf Course

    Mike & Suzie both thought they had found “the one.” At different times, in relationships, prior to joining CatholicMatch, they were convinced they were with the person they would spend the rest of their life with. But it didn’t work out.

    “As cliché as it sounds…that really deflated us,” Mike…

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  • Role Model for Today’s Catholic Single

    We could all benefit from finding true Catholic role models and who better than the saints? As part of my mission for the year, I wanted to look to the saints not with the usual approach of asking for intercession, but with taking some aspect of their life as...

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