Facilitator Resources

Thank you for your dedication to forming couples for Christian marriage!
Whether you are a mentor couple, a priest, deacon, or lay minister, your involvement in this vital ministry enriches the Body of Christ by strengthening marriages and future families. The sharing of your gifts reaches far beyond your own time and place, touching people and communities you will never see. Thank you for allowing the Holy Spirit to work through you in this way.
The pages in the “Facilitators” section are designed to give you support and helpful resources for your ministry to engaged couples

Topical Resources

English

After the Wedding
Cohabitation
Videos
  •  Two Questions for Every Engaged Couple – From the Diocese of Sioux Falls – Straight talk from Fr. Joseph Vogel as he discusses cohabitation and promiscuity, giving insight into what is really important for engaged couples to consider and what will bring them true happiness in marriage.
  • How Life Before “I Do” Impacts Lasting Love 1:23:16 – Sliding vs Deciding by Dr Scott Stanley – University of Denver – the negative effects cohabitation has on commitment to marriage.
Handouts/Articles
 
Other articles on Cohabitation:
Sacraments of Eucharist & Reconciliation
Videos
Second Marriages
Videos
Handouts/Articles

Espanol

Cohabitación
Video
Folletos / Artículos
Convalidación
Planeando una Boda Católica
Folletos / Artículos
Planificación familiar natural
Video
Folletos / Artículos

Sacramentos de reconciliación y eucaristía
Video

EL GRAN MILAGRO  – The Greatest Miracle

Vida Familiar y Crianza de los Hijos