Bishop Johnston at Divine Mercy Sunday celebration Our Lady of Good Counsel

The Family Life Office works to promote healthy, happy, and holy family life.  We support parishes in the areas of marriage preparation, marriage enrichment; natural family planning; grief support for all ages; troubled marriage support and more. The office also assists lay Catholic organizations and apostolates in their work related to families and parishes.

Upcoming Events

Missouri Knights Pilgrimage Honoring Motherhood and Family Life

October 1, 2017 - 10:00am to 2:30pm
Mary, Mother of the Church National Shrine: 176 Marian Dr, Laurie, MO 65037

Coping with Life Alone

October 1, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
St. Patrick Parish: 1357 NE 42nd Terr, Kansas City, MO 64116

Date Night

October 5, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
TBA: Country Club Plaza
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The Church as a Field Hospital: Pastoral Care of the Divorced

Learning from the Joy of Love, article 10 of 10
October 20, 2016

“Families are not a problem; they are first and foremost an opportunity.” ( Amoris Laetitia , 7, hereafter AL )

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