The World Meeting of Families (WMOF), initially scheduled in June of 2021, will be held in June 2022 in Rome. The theme is “Family Love: A Vocation and a Path to Holiness.” The WMOF was scheduled to fall on the fifth anniversary of Pope Francis’ encyclical Amoris Laetitia and is organized by the Vatican Dicastery for Laity, Family, and Life.
“Dear friends, the family is alive if it finds itself united in prayer," the pope said in a message ahead... Read more
The image was created by the Slovenian Jesuit Fr. Marko Ivan Rupnik. Read more
The pope said the meeting would be “a worldwide event that can involve all the families.” Read more
The 10th World Meeting of Families will take place June 22-26, 2022. Read more
Pope Francis has decided to postpone by one year World Youth Day and the World Meeting of Families, according to... Read more