Together we are stronger: second Couples’ Café in Italy

Couples in Italy participated in the second Couples’ Coffee organized by the Schoenstatt Movement, in which the importance of stable personal bonds and the deepening on the value of the other for one’s personal growth was emphasized. The motto of the day was “Together we are stronger”.

Preparation for marriage – a joint project of the Family Movement in Germany

Schoenstatt advisors and leaders of the marriage preparation ministry in Germany met for a few days of discussions to evaluate what they are doing to prepare couples for the sacrament of marriage and to discern ways of working together. The meeting took place in Hillscheid, in the large Josef Kentenich Hof, headquarters of the Schoenstatt Family Federation, located a few kilometers from the Original Shrine.

The Family, a covenant community and a community of love

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On this first Sunday after Christmas, we celebrate the feast of the Holy Family of Nazareth. On this day we also remember and give thanks for all our families. In the light of Schoenstatt’s spirituality, we understand the family as a community of covenant and love.

On this Covenant Day we celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the Home Shrine

“What is valid for the Original Shrine and for the Daughter Shrines, is also valid for the Home Shrines.” Today is a day of gratitude in which we remember the 60th anniversary of the Home Shrine. Since then, the Schoenstatt graces have traveled throughout the world, transforming the lives of countless families.

One single heart, one single Schoenstatt

Familias reunidas en congreso

Interesting workshops on topics such as addictions, family bonds, technology, educating children in the faith and feminism kicked off Friday at the Sheraton Hotel in Asuncion, Paraguay.

International Congress of the Family Work CIOF Paraguay 2023

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With the motto FAMILIES IN COVENANT, HEART FOR THE WORLD, couples representing 20 Latin-American countries and a few from Europe, together with several advisors, will meet in the heart of America, for the 6th Congress of the Continental Family Work. More than 340 participants will gather in Asuncion, Paraguay from May 4 to 7 of this year.