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Describe natural methods of contraception and give an example.

Natural methods of contraception are methods without a physical or chemical barrier.
- Natural family planning: planning with love and commitment by avoiding having sex during a woman's fertile period.


Describe artificial methods of contraception and give an example.

Artificial methods either prevent the sperm from meeting the egg, stop a woman producing eggs or stop the fertilised egg from staying in the womb.
- Condoms
- The coil
- The contraceptive pill
- Morning-after pill


What is the Catholic attitude towards contraception? (Give two details)

- Sex should be creative and uniting
- NFP is accepted however
- Pope Pius condemned all forms of contraception


What do non-catholic Christians say about contraception?.

Allow contraception
- God gave sex to strengthen a relationship