The National Association of Catholic Family Life Ministers held its annual Conference July 28-30 in Denver, Colorado. This is a national organization for those who work in marriage and family life in the Catholic Church. We were thrilled to be
I was honored once again to return to DC to serve as a consultant to the USCCB Laity, Marriage, Family Life and Youth Committee. Please pray for the bishops who serve on this Committee, including the current Chairman, Archbishop Chaput,
I was honored once again to serve as a Consultant at the biannual Laity, Marriage, Family Life and Youth Committee Meeting. The Secretariat has a new Executive Director, Dr. Dominic Lombardi. He replaced Dr. Andrew Lichtenwalner (who I felt did an exemplary
We enjoyed attending the 9th World Meeting of Families (WMF) in Dublin, Ireland. We have been blessed to attend two others: 2006 in Valencia, Spain and 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (where we exhibited and first publicly launched our ministry). Once again
It is an honor and privilege to continue to serve as a consultant to the Committee on Laity, Marriage, Family Life and Youth and to attend again their bi-annual meeting in DC. I am continually impressed by the excellent work being done
We were thrilled to be invited to attend and exhibit at this historic invitation-only Convocation of Catholic Leaders! The US Conference of Catholic Bishops held this Convocation, gathering key leaders from dioceses and Catholic organizations from all across the country.
On March 25th (the Feast of the Annunciation), we ran our first ever Diocesan Marriage Summit! Sponsored by Archbishop Thomas Wenski, Archbishop of Miami, all clergy were invited and every parish was given four “Golden Tickets” for two married couples to
November 2016 I was honored to be appointed as a consultant to the USCCB Committee on Laity, Marriage, Family Life and Youth. This is a three-year term and I attended my first Committee meeting in March. For more information on
We were honored to be invited to participate in the Archdiocese of Miami’s Press Conference on Pope Francis’s Encyclical Amoris Laetitia. The document is filled with rich insights that are shaping our work.
From February 2016 – September 2016, I was asked to Co-Chair the Archdiocese of Miami’s Marriage Preparation Task Force. The Archdiocese of Miami held a diocesan-wide Synod from 2014-2016. The Synod created a Pastoral Plan titled “Disciples in Faith; Missionaries