Today, the most often-cited meeting place for singles (21%) is online, according to a survey published in last year.
In terms of Catholic sites, Catholic Match says it has served almost 1 million people since its founding in 1999.
The site also is the only one of these sites that offers content in Spanish as Catolicos
“Is the answer to discourage or ban wedding receptions?
“I think one of the biggest problems or dangers is that of treating another human being as something you can ‘shop for’ based on a list of traits and qualities,” West said.
“The great dignity of being human is that every human person is incomparable, totally unique and unrepeatable.
He attributes the decline to fewer people valuing marriage.
Control and Commitment Problems Even Catholics who intend marriage may delay it, Buono said.