Contains articles relationg to family, role of parents etc.
This article first appeared in the Scottish Catholic Observer on 21st February 2014 to mark the start of Catholic Education Week. Education is all about shedding light on things that we don’t know or understand, making clear and obvious what, until now,read more
The Importance of Parent Teachers by Michael McGrath This article first appeared in the Scottish Catholic Observer on 4th April 2014. In almost 40 years of my professional life in Catholic education I have always been aware of the vital role which parentsread more
We all know how important prayer is, yet it seems so difficult to find time for it. Pope Francis has been appealing to parents to give time and attention to teach their children how to pray, yet he recognises the challenges which parents face. “We kread more
We cannot live without forgiving one another, or at least we cannot live well, especially in the family. Every day we wrong one another. … What we are asked, however, is to heal immediately the wounds we cause, to reweave the threads that we break in thread more
Christians . . should actively promote the value of marriage and the family. “Christians, redeeming the present time and distinguishing eternal realities from their changing expressions, should actively promote the values of marriage and the familread more
The following summary of the Apostolic Exhortation Amoris Laetitia on Love in the Family has been published by Vatican Radio. It is not by chance that Amoris Laetitia (AL), “The Joy of Love”, the post-synodal Apostolic Exhortation “on read more