Report: "Experts weigh in on the accuracy of Paul VI’s predictions." --After the Pope warned about the consequences of widespread use of contraception, in Humanae Vitae in 1968


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The Pope warned "how it could ‘open wide the way for marital infidelity and a general lowering of moral standards.’”

"Another effect and cause for alarm, he wrote, ‘is that a man who grows accustomed to the use of contraceptive methods may forget the reverence due to a woman,’ and ‘reduce her to being a mere instrument for the satisfaction of his own desires, no longer considering her as his partner whom he should surround with care and affection.’

“Finally, he expressed his concern of it being used as a tool by public authorities.”

This article discusses how these very things have become widespread since then.


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