Once you have covered the basics, you are then asked to answer “yes” or “no” to whether you support Church teaching on the Eucharist, contraception, the sanctity of human life, premarital sex, the Immaculate Conception and Holy Orders. Is it really necessary to include a questionnaire checking if Catholics accept basic Church teaching?But painful as it is, at least such questions sharpen the process of elimination.“You need humility to sign up to the website because you do feel embarrassed, especially when you spot people from you local parish,” Clare told me.“But in many ways a dating website makes sense because you are removing the initial physical attraction and so it’s easier to establish a relationship of the mind first.
They agreed they would start with Mass at Westminster Cathedral.
I made friends with Clare shortly after her engagement. “It’s a Catholic dating website.” Clare was in her early 30s when I met her but looked younger.
The natural question I asked was how she met her fiancé. She was striking, exceptionally bright and heavily involved with her university chaplaincy.
In our busy single lives, how often do we attend Mass at the same time and same location every week?
How regularly are we free to attend parish events and how often will we meet someone young and single there?