Monthly Archives: May 2017

  • Ten reasons marriage is good for your health

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    NZ Herald 23 May 2017 Family First Comment: We already knew all of this – but the NZ Herald has finally caught up. Notice the heading is not “Cohabitation is good for your health”!  😊...

  • Venue ends ban on same-sex weddings despite beliefs of founder

    Two wedding rings next to the word "marriage" on a english dictionary

    Luxury venue Stoneridge Estate ends ban on same-sex weddings in on-site chapel Stuff co.nz 20 May 2017 Family First Comment: You don’t have to be a rocket scientist to see that this venue was starting...

  • SOLOGAMY: The Saddest Trend You’ve Ever Heard Of

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    Daily Wire 15 May 2017 Family First Comment: We warned that once something is redefined once, there will be no stopping further redefinitions. Unfortunately…. we were right. http://www.protectmarriage.org.nz Apparently, people are now marrying themselves. Well,...

  • Babies with involved fathers learn faster, study finds

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    BBC News 10 May 2017 Family First Comment:This study comes after research by Oxford University found confident fathers, who embraced becoming a parent, were less likely to have children who displayed behavioural issues before the...

  • NZ proves popular as same-sex marriage destination

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    TVNZ One News 3 May 2017 Family First Comment: No surprises. As we have previously said, 58,540 traditional marriages of kiwis v 1,422 same-sex marriages of kiwis over the same period. Since gay ‘marriage’ was...