Laughter and joy are key to a relationship. The financial cost should never be an obstacle to getting married.

Two days away from the Feast of St Valentine, it is good to return to the appeal of Pope Francis when he spoke to engaged and newly married couples du(...)

Bishop Denis Nulty, president of Accord Catholic Marriage Care Service with Carol Dignam from Kilcock, Co Kildare and Tim Boylan from Foxrock, Dublin at a celebration of the Feast of Saint Valentine in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Whitefriar Street Church, Dublin. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Money can’t buy you love, but the lack thereof can spark marital strife when the economy fails to fire. New figures released from Catholic marriage c(...)