News and Views
Marriage in the News
January 19, 2017
January 2017’s 60 Minutes/Vanity Fair Poll surveyed over 1,000 Americans on their views of marriage. Results show that, overall, Americans are supportive of monogamy, working hard in marriage, and long-term marriages.
December 12, 2016
The Institute for Family Studies recently published research results that confirms previous similar studies: those who regularly attend religious services are less likely to divorce than those who don’t.
November 18, 2016
A recent study surveyed married couples about the most important factors in a successful marriage. The results showed that religious beliefs are seen as less integral to marital success than other aspects.
November 14, 2016
When it comes to raising children in faith, new research has shown that mothers tend to be more influential than fathers on the religious experience of their children.
November 11, 2016
A new study has taken a different approach on studying the consequences of divorce, comparing in what ways divorce affects couples with children and couples without.
November 1, 2016
Divorce affects all members of the family in one way or another. While past research has emphasized the effects of divorce on young boys, a recent study brings insight into how marital instability negatively affects young girls.
October 27, 2016
A recent study explores the alarming trend of rising unemployment rates among men of working age and its social, cultural, and moral consequences.