World Meeting of Families with Pope Benedict Scheduled for 2012

August 15, 2011 8:53 am

 
World Meeting of Families with Pope Benedict in Milan, 30 May to 3 June 2012
 
In announcing the 7th World Meeting of Families, Pope Benedict XVI urged: “Christian families and church communities around the world … to set their sights on "Milan 2012".
 
The two days of celebrations, music, testimonies and papal mass will be preceded by a Pastoral Theological Congress on this year’s theme: "Family, Work and Celebration." The theme highlights how to lead a life of balance between one’s work and family.
 
The Australian Catholic Marriage & Family Council, together with Harvest Pilgrimages is preparing details of a pilgrimage to Italy which has the World Meeting as its focus.
 
Expressions of interest in the pilgrimage can be sent to: familyworks@catholic.org.au.
 
World Meeting details on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9qPbAYctAWA
e two days of celebrations, music, testimonies and papal mass will be preceded by a Pastoral Theological Congress on this year’s theme: "Family, Work and Celebration." The theme highlights how to lead a life of balance between one’s work and family.

The Australian Catholic Marriage & Family Council, together with Harvest Pilgrimages is preparing details of a pilgrimage to Italy which has the World Meeting as its focus. 

Expressions of interest in the pilgrimage can be sent tofamilyworks@catholic.org.au.

World Meeting details on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9qPbAYctAWA