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

Men of Valor, Women of Virtue

April 1, 2017 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
St. Thomas More Church: 11822 Holmes Rd, Kansas City, MO 64131

Making Difficult Conversations Possible

Parents and Kids on the Same Page
April 2, 2017 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
St. Andrew the Apostle Parish: 6415 NE Antioch Rd, Gladstone, MO 64119

Date Night

April 6, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
TBA: Country Club Plaza

Marriage Encounter Weekend

April 28, 2017 (All day) to April 30, 2017 (All day)
Savior Pastoral Center: 12601 Parallel Pkwy, Kansas City, KS 66109

Date Night

May 4, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
TBA: Country Club Plaza

Date Night

June 1, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
TBA: Country Club Plaza

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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