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Marriage

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  • My Answer: Be there, but give niece room in bad relationship

    Q: My niece is trapped in a really bad relationship (not married, but living together). It has no future, but she refuses to see this. We've tried to tell her to get out of the relationship, but she just gets mad. How can we help her? — K.W. A:...
  • Around Town: Newport-based foundation celebrates 25 years

    The Newport Beach-based Orange County Community Foundation marked its 25th anniversary Nov. 12 as nearly 700 philanthropists and business and community leaders attended its annual meeting at Hotel Irvine. Since its founding in 1989, the foundation has...
  • The God Squad: Do you take this man as your minister?

    Here's a smattering of out-of-the-ordinary questions from readers: Q: What are the qualifications to marry people? I know of a guy who sells insurance, a fireman and a secretary from the town hall who can all marry people. Who gave these people the...
  • The God Squad: Is it the duty of people to have children?

    Q: What's your opinion about recent statements by Pope Francis imploring married couples to have children or they will be bitter and lonely in old age? I found his comments hurtful and offensive to the many married Catholic couples who struggle with...
  • My Answer: Fame is fine, but faith is better

    Q: Is it wrong to want to be famous? I'm 15, and I'd love to be a well-known celebrity like some of the people I see on TV. I've even dreamed about moving to Hollywood when I'm older. — R.H. * A: Fame in itself isn't necessarily wrong if a...
  • Ashley Parole & Matthew Meyer

    Ashley Parole & Matthew Meyer
    Ashley Parole & Matthew Meyer Mr. and Mrs. Randy Parole joyfully announce the marriage of their daughter, Ashley Kristen Louise to Mr. Matthew Meyer, son of Dr. Karen Meyer of Newport Beach and Dr. and Mrs. Thomas Meyer of St. Louis, Mo.  They were...
  • Head to head over marriage equality

    Two legal scholars battled over marriage equality during a debate at Orange Coast College on Thursday. Erwin Chemerinsky, dean of the UC Irvine School of Law, argued as a proponent of marriage equality. His opponent, John Eastman, former Chapman...
  • Commentary: 'Sanctity of marriage' goes beyond gender

    Over the last several years, the phrase "the sanctity of marriage" has been used as part of an artillery of weaponry to battle equality and keep gays and lesbians from getting married. Since June, with the exception of a couple of random shots fired,...
  • My Answer: God exists within you and without you

    Q: Where is God? My Christian friend says he is somewhere up in heaven, but my yoga instructor says God dwells in every one of us, and we just need to look within to connect with the divine (which is what she calls God). Who's right? — Mrs. M.D. A:...
  • The God Squad: Finding connections in Passover and Easter

    Passover will be celebrated this year beginning on Monday evening, April 14, with the first Seder — the Passover meal. Easter Sunday this year falls on April 20 for all Christian denominations, and although this single Christian date for Easter will...
  • The stroll before the walk down the aisle

    The stroll before the walk down the aisle
    Standing on the sidewalk in Corona del Mar, 25-year-old Ashley Sourapas consulted her map. "We skipped one, but I don't know where it is," she said, looking up again to scan the storefronts across the street. Sourapas was searching for the missing...
  • 266 couples have civil weddings on Valentine's Day

    266 couples have civil weddings on Valentine's Day
    The Orange County Clerk-Recorder Department married a record number of couples on Valentine's Day, according to a recent news release. In all, 266 pairs said their vows at the department's three marriage locations, in Santa Ana, Fullerton and Laguna...