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Every action before, during, or after sexual intercourse that deluberately attempts to impede the precreative potential.
Love that is life giving, becuase it is free, total, and faithful. It is open to procreation in the physical realm.
Pope Paul VI's 1968 encyclical on humane life. It's most famous for its clare and definitive teaching on why contraception is immoral and sinful.
In persona Christi
A latin phrase meaning 'in the person of Christ'; describes the identity and actions of a priest.
The blessed virgin mary's 'yes' to the lord, which demonstrated her faithful obedience to God's will.
The law or purpose that God has 'written' naturally into the hearts, minds, and bodies of men and women.
One flesh union
The loving embrace of a married couple through sexual intercourse, in which they become 'one flesh.'
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