Last article of section "Family and Marriage"
The bishops conference of England and Wales has issued a statement saying that Pope Francis did not intend public distribution of the answers to the questionnaire on marriage and family life sent out by the Vatican in lead up to the ordinary and extraordinary synods to be held on the family. “As the consultation ...read more
Articles from section "Family and Marriage"
Archbishop Charles Chaput of Philadelphiapresented plans at the Vatican today for the 2015 World Meeting of Families which will take place in Philadelphia in September 2015. Archbishop Chaput …read more
Here is the statement issued Friday by the seven bishops of Michigan in response to the decision that day fromU.S. District Judge Bernard Friedman to overturn the Michigan Constitution, which …read more
The Eighth World Meeting of Families, which will take place in 2015, has the task of showing “the world God's shining plan for families, to help married couples live out that plan with joy, …read more
Professor Juan José Perez Soba, a renowned scholar of the theology of John Paul II, is the latest to take up Pope Francis’ wish to debate issues related to the upcoming Synod on the family. …read more
Reflecting on the Feb. 21-22 consistory on the family, Cardinal Carlo Caffarra, the archbishop of Bologna, discussesthe themes of next October’s Extraordinary Synod and 2015’s Ordinary Synod: …read more