Dads Are Important

If a man fathers a hundred children and lives many years, so that the days of his years are many, but his soul is not satisfied with life’s good things, and he also has no burial, I say that a stillborn child is better off than he.
-Ecclesiastes 6:3

The Wall Street Journal confirms what God-fearing households and the Church have long suspected: dads are really important for the healthy development of girls.

The science has just caught up to confirm that there is, indeed, a correlation between teen girls with risky sexual behavior and absentee fathers. Read the whole article linked above for the stats.

For you dads out there, how will you be the solution to this problem?

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