Saturday, 25 August 2018 18:38

USA American family at World Meeting of Families

25 August 2018 - The Catholic Church’s World Meeting of Families is currently taking centre stage in Dublin, Ireland, August 21 to 26, on the theme, “The Gospel of the Family: Joy for the World”.  The core of the 5-day international event has been the pastoral congress, August 22-24, that included keynote speakers, workshops, discussions, exhibitions, art and cultural activities, daily celebration of the Eucharist and liturgical and prayerful activities.  A good part of the WMOF includes stories given by families from different parts of the world.

Pope Francis is joining the WMOF on Saturday and Sunday.