“The Family finds in the plan of God the creator and redeemer not only its identity, what it is, but also its mission, what it can and should do.” (Familiaris Consortio 1981, Pope John Paul II)
To provide training, programs and resources, advocacy, and support to pastors and parish staffs, Marriage Preparation Ministers, and others involved in family ministries.
There is nothing more fundamental to our growth and development as a community and as a Church than families. Families are the fullest reflection of God's love and presence.
The office of Family Life promotes and empowers families by providing programs, training, outreach and resources. The Office of Family Life offers enrichment programs for married couples, helps prepare engaged couples for happy, holy and lasting marriages and so much more.
Programs to Achieve the Objectives
Family Life OfficeCatholic Diocese of Brownsville700 N. Virgen de San JuanSan Juan, TX 78589
Phone: (956) 784-5012Fax: (956) 784-5081Director: Lydia Pesinalpesina@cdob.org
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