Praying for the Families of Divorce
Family: The Basic Cell of Society
Catholic tradition and teaching firmly upholds the great importance and significance of the family as the “basic unit of society”. The family is where we learn to live and to love. Our Lord is with the family, for it is with the family that the whole of society is either strengthened or weakened.
During his visit to the United States in 2015, our Holy Father spoke on behalf of the family:
“It is worthwhile to live as a family, that a society grows strong, grows in goodness, grows in beauty and truly grows if I am build