More than three million voters eligible to vote today in referendum to remove regulation of divorce from Constitution and reduce waiting times.
Census 2016 Households and Families report shows 9 per cent rise in separated and divorced in Ireland.
The instinct would, understandably, be to pull back and close in on ourselves but that would give in to those behind such attacks, who want separation, mistrust and fear.
Couple who both spent time on death row for crimes they did not commit tell Retrouvaille leaders that "forgiveness is the only way, in marriage too."
The Sacred Heart Church in Kilburn is appealing to couples who married there for copies of their wedding photos for a display to mark its 150th anniversary.
Fewer couples in Ireland getting married than in Britain and the US.
Iona Institute report shows marital breakdown is up 500% since 1986.