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family values

pl.n.
The moral and social values traditionally maintained and affirmed within a family.

fam′ily val′ues


n.pl.
the moral and ethical principles traditionally upheld and transmitted within a family, as honesty, loyalty, industry, and faith.
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Diamond Ovueraye, argued that it had become imperative for the two arms of government to expedite action on the Same-s3x Bill, currently on the floor of the National Assembly, to enable the country to effectively stem the ugly tide, Attributing the increasing popularity of same-s3x to falling family values in the country, Ovueraye explained that one of the aims of the convention, tagged Family Values, Human Rights and the challenges of Modernisation in Nigeria, was to sensitise the society to some of those issues presently confronting the average Nigerian family, with the aim of proffering solutions.
Combine this with the celebration of Disney's first gay character as well as its first onscreen gay kiss, and you have a company moving away from the family values that made it so successful, maintains Jeff Hunt, vice president of Colorado Christian University, Denver.
The country's leading fast-food brand, Jollibee hailed a new batch of outstanding Filipino families with admirable advocacies in the 6th Jollibee Family Values Awards.
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Both readable and entertaining, Family Values #1 the Old South not only adds unique perspectives to the concept of an antebellum family but is likely to reseed the field of family history, which bloomed and died too early.
The controversial linkage of slavery to family values was made in the preamble to a pro-traditional marriage pledge given to White House contenders by The Family Value, a group in the first-voting state of Iowa, where Bachmann is the joint Republican front runner, the Telegraph reports.
On his weekend visit to Spain (November 7-8) the Holy Father repeatedly defended traditional family values.
Family values are important, but have been fading in recent years.
They have made comments like, "we will support family values, and the traditional family way of life".
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All too often, I fear that the families in our care, driven by chaotic schedules, short tempers, and pressures of work and home, overlook the essential question, "What family values do we want to convey to our children?