July 19, 2018

Love and marriage, 50th anniversary of Humanae Vitae

Perhaps one of the most memorable papal encyclicals on love and marriage, Humanae Vitae, is celebrating its 50th anniversary. To help deepen understanding of the document, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops is providing prayer, reflection, events and teachings to help live out the mission of this invaluable document. The encyclical, written by Blessed … Continue reading “Love and marriage, 50th anniversary of Humanae Vitae”

Caring for caregivers matters

They are husbands, wives, sons, and daughters all connected through a common mission, loving care for others. The question is, who is taking care of these caregivers? Most of the approximately 43.5 million caregivers in the U.S. are in their 50s, often working full-time and raising their own children. Catholic Charities of Central Florida executive … Continue reading “Caring for caregivers matters”

National NFP Awareness Week

“Generations of Love” is the theme for this year’s National NFP Awareness Week from July 22-28. During this week, we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the papal encyclical Humanae Vitae (July 25), which expresses our Catholic beliefs about human sexuality, conjugal love and responsible parenthood. We also celebrate the feast of Saints Joachim and Anne (July 26), … Continue reading “National NFP Awareness Week”