Lay Ministry Formation
   
Marriage Ministry

Pre Cana  |  Marriage Enrichment


To provide married couples with programs and resources to enrich their marriage.

Programs

Newly-Married Series
Five sessions spelled out in easy-to-use packet.
Can be modified for all couples.
Dinner-for-Two

Questions served with dinner.
Dinner would be sponsored by the parish.

Marriage Encounter
Call Ed and Rhonda Staats or (518) 279-3243

Marriage Jubilee
October 1, 2017

Retrouvaille
Weekend retreat for couples in crisis.
Call 1-800-470-2230

Retourno
Weekend retreat based in scripture.
Call Dave and Lillian James (785-5235)


Resources

Video Viewpoints
10 questions to discuss after viewing popular movies.

Video series from Notre Dame
Panel discussions on family life.

Gary Smalley Series
Hidden Keys to Loving Relationships.
Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus special on ABC.

Interfaith Marriage
Keynote speech by Cokie and Steve Roberts.


Information

Information is available on many issues affecting marriages: addiction, abortion, morality, interfaith couples, domestic violence, sexuality/intimacy, tips for a good marriage, financial issues, family perspective, NFP. Suggested reading list also available.

Publications

Family Planning - A guide for Exploring the Issues - $2.50
Foundations Newsletter for Newlyweds - call 1-800-775-4757 to purchase subscription