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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

Jubilee Of Families 2015

Jubilee Of Families 2015

“Christian families make the threshold of their homes a great sign of the Door of mercy and welcome of God.” –Pope…

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World Meeting of Families 2015

The World Meeting of Families — Philadelphia 2015 Photos

Encuentro Mundial de las Familias Fotos

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Catechetical Sunday 2015

Catechetical Sunday 2015 – “Safeguarding the Dignity of Every Human Person.”

2015-2016 Catechetical theme: "Safeguarding the Dignity of Every Human Person."

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Faith Formation

Grandparents: Models, Mentors And Memory-Makers

“Grandparents have many things to teach their grandchildren, both by their modeling and their mentoring.”

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2015 PFI,Certificate of Completion & Religious Studies Graduation

Congratulations – Felicitaciones

To all The Pastoral Formation Institute / El Instituto de Formación Pastoral, Certificate of Completion and The Religious Studies Program Graduates.

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Upcoming Events

Marriage

Jun
2

Marriage Preparation Facilitator Training : Level I Workshop

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

Thursday, Jun 2, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Parish Center
West Islip

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Marriage

Jun
9

Marriage Preparation Facilitator Training : Level I Workshop

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

Thursday, Jun 9, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Parish Center
West Islip

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Marriage

Jun
16

Marriage Preparation Facilitator Training : Level I Workshop

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

Thursday, Jun 16, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Parish Center
West Islip

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