Aleteia

Fatherhood

10 Ways being a dad can help you grow closer to God through the example of St. Joseph

The life lessons from Jesus' earthly father will inspire you to be the kind of dad you want to be.

How fatherhood changed my views of masculinity

It's not what I thought it was -- it's much grander.

12 Hilarious parenting memes that ring true for all moms and dads

Being a mom or dad is a lot of work, but at least it gives us plenty of laughs!

What happens in your brain when you play with your children

Play seems simple, but the complex brain growth that happens through playing is incredible!

Italian dad working in the subway shows what being a superhero is all about

Men and women with noble hearts, who love and sacrifice for others, are the real superheroes in this world.

How having a baby with Down syndrome changed this rock star’s music

The premature birth of Cormac Neeson's son with Down syndrome had a profoundly positive effect on the musician.

Open letter to the tough guy watching “Frozen II” with his daughters

You fixed her sparkly barrettes, but in my eyes you secured her world.

10 Biblical quotes for exhausted parents

Short quotes from Scripture to inspire any worn out mom or dad.

Olympic star delivers his twins when midwife doesn’t turn up for the birth

Bode Miller rolled up his sleeves and made sure his sons were safely delivered.

The facts are in: Children need fathers

Statistics show that children who grow up without a father figure are more likely to develop behavioral and emotional problems.