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Resources for the World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly 2023

June 26, 2023

We are on the one month countdown to the World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly which will be celebrated on Sunday 23 July 2023. The resources include pull up…

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Pope Francis’ Message for the World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly is released

June 15, 2023

The Vatican has today, Thursday 15 June, released the Pope’s Message for the Third World Day for the Grandparents and the Elderly which will be celebrated on Sunday 23 July…

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Family: a relational good for the common good. Pope Francis launches the Family Global Compact

June 12, 2023

“A shared program of actions” to establish dialogue between family ministry and family research centers in Catholic universities throughout the world “for the promotion of the family in light of…

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CGA welcomes theme chosen by Pope Francis for the World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly 2023

April 24, 2023

The Catholic Grandparents Association welcomes the theme chosen by Pope Francis for the World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly 2023 which is: ‘His mercy is from age to age’…

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The vital role of Grandparents in Church and family life

March 21, 2023

We were reminded today of this wonderful interview which our Founder Catherine Wiley did with Vatican Radio. It’s well worth a listen as she stresses the important role Grandparents can play…

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Lenten Penance and the Synodal Journey

March 21, 2023

Lenten Penance and the Synodal Journey MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS FOR LENT 2023 Dear brothers and sisters! The Gospels of Matthew, Mark and Luke all recount the episode…

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Who is Saint Joseph to me? A European Art Competition open for entries

January 27, 2023

The Federation of Catholic Family Associations in Europe invites artists to think and create together on the figure of Saint Joseph!  How do we see in 2023 this Patron saint…

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Pope’s Message for World Day of the Sick 2023

January 27, 2023

Pope Francis releases his message for the 31th World Day of the Sick, and urges Catholics to heed the example of the Good Samaritan showing compassion and taking care of…

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Christmas Greetings from the Catholic Grandparents Association

December 21, 2022

We are sending you warm greetings for Christmas from the Catholic Grandparents Association: Wishing the light of the Christmas star to you. The warmth of home and hearth to you.…

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Advent has begun: Let’s celebrate Bambinelli Sunday!

November 28, 2022

Advent has begun. Advent, (from Latin adventus, “coming”), in the Christian church calendar, is the period of preparation for the celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ at Christmas and also of…

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