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How a mother’s miscarriages prepared the way for joy in adoption

She didn't expect to adopt children with Down syndrome, but now she can't imagine any other path.

Sandra Bullock speaks movingly about being an adoptive mother

The award-winning actress reminds us of a recent call by Catholic leaders to do more for children who need loving homes.

Do you believe these 5 myths about adoption? (VIDEO)

Changing these common misconceptions helps both children and their birth moms.

How an “unworthy” orphan found a way to rise above her darkness

Blogger and author Michelle Madrid-Branch, who was adopted, was called to be an advocate for orphans worldwide.

Making adoption more like family and less like business

Under the patronage of a saint, two women are out to make adoption affordable and friendly.

‘Dancing With the Stars’ performer says his grandparents saved his life (VIDEO)

Jordan Fisher's powerful performance celebrates the value of adoption.

Adopting Macyn: How infertility led one couple down an unlikely path to joy

Heather Avis's recently published book 'The Lucky Few' chronicles the experience of adoption, recognizing that God’s plans are always the best.

After 70 years, finding a brother I didn’t know I had

In a way I had not anticipated I found, in another, “me.”

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