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Love Conquers All, and Love Conquers Us

Franco OrigliaA tapestry featuring the portrait of Sts. Louis and Zélie Martin is draped from the balcony overlooking St. Peter’s Square at their canonization on Oct. 18, 2015 in Vatican City.

‘After the fall, marriage helps to overcome self-absorption, egoism, pursuit of one’s own pleasure, and to open oneself to the other, to mutual aid and to self-giving.’ (Catechism 1609)