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“Is the answer to discourage or ban wedding receptions?
Of course not; it is about establishing and restoring balance.” With dating sites, the answer is not to “reject the tool,” but to educate people in how to properly use it, Barcaro said.
But the smaller sites are growing: Ave Maria has gone from 2,000 to about 5,000 active users since 2000.
After 15 years in business, it has 3,000 marriages under its belt.
When questioned, he admitted to “basically playing the odds by sending out messages to 75 or more women at a time,” she said.
“The other reality is that most Catholics in America do not believe 100% of the teachings of the Catholic Church.” Devout singles, he said, are in the minority in their community on issues like contraception, and thus they need a good way to find other like-minded faithful.Ave Maria Singles and Catholic Match connect people with shared values and beliefs, their founders say.In contrast to secular sites like OKCupid.com, which offers quizzes on sexual habits and histories, Catholic sites have questionnaires on user’s beliefs about contraception, confession, the Eucharist and papal infallibility.In terms of Catholic sites, Catholic Match says it has served almost 1 million people since its founding in 1999.Three other Catholic sites — Ave Maria Singles.com, Catholic and Catholic (Catholic Mingle is part of the Christian Mingle conglomerate (aka Spark Network) that operates other sites for Jewish and Mormon singles) — all have had under 500,000 visitors, according to data.