‘Love in the Family' prayerbook launched

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Praying with Pope Francis
For the Joy of Love
- PART ONE-
“LOVE IN FAMILY”

A book of prayers based on paragraphs in Pope Francis’ ‘The Joy of Love’ (or Amoris Laetitia, 2016), in which he offers wisdom and guidance for families, engaged and married couples, and the communities and individuals who may walk beside them. In this little book, the Pope’s words are arranged as prayers, for couples, families and communities, to pray for themselves and others. Topics considered include:

• Marriage
• Family and Home
• Parents, Mothers, Fathers, Single Parents, Couples Without Children, Adoption, Foster Care
• Children, Brothers, Sisters
• Challenges, Difficulties, Crises, Burdens and Suffering
• God – Family of Nazareth
• Education of Children for Life and Faith


Click  pdf Joy of Family PrayerBook For Web (1.72 MB)   pdf to download a pdf version of the document.

If you would like to receive a hard copy, please feel free to contact the Chancery on 03 5445 3600 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Items of Interest

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Upcoming Events

23 Aug
2019 Stronger Retreat
23.08.2019 6:00 pm - 25.08.2019 4:00 pm

2019 Stronger Youth Retreat
Friday 23rd - Sunday 25th August
PGL Campaspe Downs, Kyneton
Ages: Yr 11-26 years old
Cost: $175

Register at strongeryouth.com
Registrations close Monday 29th July

The Stronger Retreat is a Catholic youth retreat, held annually, over one weekend for the Sandhurst Diocese. Since beginning in 2008 the Retreat has been a space for gathering with other young people for a common experience- encountering Jesus Christ and the Church. Becoming empowered, encouraged and equipped, to impact the Church and the world. 
Engaging speakers focus on relevant and practical topics. The Retreat offers participants:
-An opportunity for communal and personal prayer
-Mass, Reconciliation and Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
-Music, praise and worship
-And so much more... 

For more information contact Ruth Lawlor or Samuel Matuszek on (03) 5441 2544 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The Catholic Diocese of Sandhurst is committed to the safety and well being of all children and young people involved in our programs. The welfare of the children in our care will always be a priority. 

 

Attachments:

Retreat Poster_200519.pdf

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