Let's get a few things cleared up right away: Halal Meat is certified halal only if the animal is killed by a Muslim, who must recite the words "Bismillah, Allahu akbar," after which the animal is killed as painlessly as possible and all the blood is drained out.Halal is typically referred to as a law of cleanliness, including a set of dietary restrictions somewhat similar to rules in Judaism.According to Father Perez-Lopez, this whole issue demands an exercise of the virtue of prudence.A great number of important circumstances may change the moral scenario.In some case, Father Perez-Lopez said, a civil marriage may be the first step for a couple in recognizing the importance of marriage.
Mary’s Church in Seaforth, Minn., said that in discerning whether or not to attend, he looks at the intention of the invitation.
Or do they simply not see that there is an issue at stake?
” A third situation, he said, involves people without any faith who do not consider a religious ceremony.
“You want to maintain a good relationship to keep the door open to help lead them back into the Church.” Rita Ciavarella of Bismarck, N.
D., said she and her husband, Rick, made the decision not to attend invalid weddings.