Family Research Council

Marriage and Family Formation

Although marriage is both a religious and a civil institution, at its heart, marriage is a natural institution, rooted in the necessity for humanity to reproduce itself. Marriage is naturally the union of one man and one woman because that is the only sexual union capable of resulting naturally in such reproduction. Family Research Council believes and social science demonstrates that children and adults thrive in this family structure. Therefore, public policies should encourage this ideal familial context.

Featured Resources On Marriage And Family Formation

The Bible's Teaching on Marriage and Family
Sexual Risk-Avoidance Education
Family-Friendly Tax Policy: Practical Ideas for Helping Parents
How Fatherlessness Impacts Early Sexual Activity, Teen Pregnancy, and Sexual Abuse
Complementarity in Marriage: What it is and Why it Matters
Millennials: Hard to Pin Down, Yet Ripe for Conversion

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