“Our culture today often fights the distinctions between men and women, between the masculine head and the feminine heart of the family.
“Contrary to certain secular opinions, husbands and wives and mothers and fathers cannot easily fulfill one another’s roles. As Christians, we know that the God-designed differences between men and women contribute to the enrichment of family life, as Pope Francis has been addressing in his general audiences.
“God created men and women to complement one another, which works to our advantage in our spiritual lives and families…”
Read more from my recent NC Register column here: http://www.ncregister.com/site/article/made-to-complement/#ixzz3lN1PkQFk