Tag: Family

Cardinals and Family Ministry-Vatican Meeting

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As some 150 cardinals from around the world gathered with Pope Francis to talk about the family, their two days of discussion focused particularly on three points: the Christian vision of people and family life; essential pastoral programs to support families; and ministry to divorced and civilly remarried Catholics.

Although the discussions during the Feb. 20-21 meeting were closed to the press, Jesuit Father Federico Lombardi, Vatican spokesman, gave reporters an overview of the discussions. Read more:America Magazine

» Blog Archive » WHAT THE PEOPLE OF GOD SAID

» Blog Archive » WHAT THE PEOPLE OF GOD SAID: “At the beginning of December, I announced in these pages and in a letter sent to all of our parishes and missions that our diocese would welcome any input from the faithful as they might wish to the questions sent by the Holy See at the request of Pope Francis on marriage and family life in our day”……(Bishop Robert Lynch oF St. Petersburg comments on the responses from his Diocese.)