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

Family Vocation Day

August 19, 2017 - 7:30am to 3:30pm
St. Therese Parish and School: 7207 NW Highway 9, Kansas City, MO 64152

Date Night

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

Coping with Life Alone

September 17, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
St. Patrick Parish: 1357 NE 42nd Terr, Kansas City, MO 64116

Pastoral Care of the Family Calls for Missionary Conversion

Learning from the Joy of Love, article 9 of 10
September 22, 2016

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

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