Episode 263

Makeup, Prescribing Contraception & NFP as Openness to Life


January 15th, 2024

33 mins 6 secs

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About this Episode

Questions answered this episode:

  • Is there anything wrong with me for being attracted to someone only when she uses makeup?
  • As a physician, is prescribing contraception a mortal sin?
  • My husband thinks we should use NPF for the rest of our marriage but I long to continue having children. Do you have any thoughts?

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