World Meeting of Families


The Prophetic role of the Family

As the Chaldeans lay their final siege on Jerusalem—which will result in the destruction of the city and the exile of a majority of the Jews to Babylon—the prophet Jeremiah, prisoner in the king’s palace, receives a request from God: “Hanamel, son of your uncle Shallum, will come to you with the offer: ‘Buy for […]


The Pope and the Family

I have followed Pope Francis’ trip to the United States with great interest. Such great interest in fact, that I barely got any work done this week, as I watched practically all the speeches, Masses and Papal events. And though I loved each and every single one of the Pope’s speeches, there was one that […]