Strong families lead to healthy societies, Vatican official says. Published in the12/28/2012edition of The Pilot

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — In promoting and defending the traditional family as good for society and the world, the Catholic Church sees it as “the first roadblock” against the “dictatorship of individualism,” said the president of the Pontifical Council for the Family.

Archbishop Vincenzo Paglia, council president, said, “an individualistic civilization leads to each person putting him- or herself before all else. The family is the first roadblock because it is the first ‘we.'”…

via Strong families lead to healthy societies, Vatican official says. Published in the12/28/2012edition of The Pilot.

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