is geared to provide users with a full range of relationship options from casual encounters to finding potential spouses.e Harmony emphasizes serious relationships, utilizing a 400 question personality inventory to pair users.For a mixed-marriage between a Catholic and a non-Catholic to work well it is important that the couple embraces what is common between their respective faith traditions and “to learn from each other the way in which each lives in fidelity to Christ,” (Catechism of the Catholic Church, 1634).
A marriage to a non-baptized person can be especially difficult because of the greater chasm in religious belief.
In either case the disparities between faiths can lead to tension and gradually religious indifference.
In the above example the two people are baptized Christians of different confessions (or denominations), but a non-baptized person is not a part of the Christian family.
When it involves someone who has not been baptized then the marriage requires an express dispensation from the bishop in order for the union to be considered valid.
The Catholic person must uphold the obligation to preserve his or her own faith and “ensure the baptism and education of the children in the Catholic Church,” (Catechism of the Catholic Church, 1635).
One of the reasons that the Church exists is to safeguard the souls of those in its care.
The Catholic Church does not forbid Catholics from marrying people who are not Catholic.
It has been the practice of the Church to marry non-Catholics and Catholics for quite some time.
• The sites make it easier to meet people in-person, the best way to evaluate the potential for a relationship.
They help you draw from a large pool of individuals to find those who might be of interest to you.
The sites also recommend that you delay sharing your phone number and email address until after a few in-person meetings.