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Family Life

Family Life Workshops-Love Is Our Mission: The Family Fully Alive

In preparation for the upcoming World Meeting of Families, which will be held in September 2015, various parish and diocesan  …

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Family Ministry

World Meeting of Families –Diocesan Pilgrimage-Registration Now Open

Open registration for our diocesan pilgrimage to the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia.

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Family Ministry

Video: Living the Gift: Passing on the Faith to Our Children

This video addresses one of the biggest challenges facing Catholic parents, families, and parish families alike: passing on the faith to our children.

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Family Ministry

Parenting Programs

Here are two excellent programs to help you parents pass on your faith to your children: Baby Steps in Family Faith, and Making Music, Praying Twice

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Parents

Who You Are As Catholic Parents

YOU are the Primary Catechists of your children.

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Latest Updates

Family Life

Family Life in our Parishes

The parish of St. Ignatius Loyola, Hicksville through its Family Life Committee hosted an Easter Egg Hunt Fun Day on Saturday,…

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Women’s Conference 2015

3rd Annual Women’s Conference

Please join us once again at our 3rd Annual Women’s Conference to be held on May 30, 2015 at the Seminary of the Immaculate Conception.

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Stress Management

Protecting Mind, Body, and Spirit: Managing Everyday Stress in Ministry

Join us for a morning of relaxation and respite to learn about stress management programs in your parish!

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World Meeting of Families

World Meeting of Families –Diocesan Pilgrimage One Day Trip

Reserve your spot on the Coach bus for the World Meeting of Families –Diocesan Pilgrimage One Day Trip.

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World Meeting of Families Resources

World Meeting of Families–May Theme

Each month as we prepare for the World Meeting of Families 2015 parishes are asked to celebrate a monthly catechetical  …

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Upcoming Events

May
8

Natural Family Planning Class May ’15

NFP class offered at St. Aidan's Parish. $25.00 per couple. May 8, 2015, 7:30-9:30pm.

Friday, May 8, 2015
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
St. Aidan's Parish
Williston Park

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May
21

Catholic Grand Parenting Ain’t What It Used To Be

What do grandparents do to pass on faith in the family? What are some of the new challenges that families face that affect grandparents?

Thursday, May 21, 2015
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Our Lady of Lourdes Parish
West Islip

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May
21

Positive Parenting and Teaching: Learning healthy boundaries for life

This workshop is offered for parents and catechists of children who have special needs and typically developing children. Both home and classroom settings will be discussed.

Thursday, May 21, 2015
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
St. John Nepomucene Parish
Bohemia

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Marriage

Jun
11

Marriage Preparation Facilitator Training

Interested in facilitating engaged couples preparing for the Sacrament of Marriage? Sign up for our Marriage Facilitator Workshops!

Thursday, Jun 11, 2015
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Parish Center
West Islip

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