Take the Love Language Quiz

The idea of Love Languages is built into the marriage formation offered by the Institute. Now, even if you are not preparing for marriage (and especially if you are), you… Read More

Planning an Ethical Wedding

You are about to embark on the next stage of your journey: to serve others as a married couple. Your wedding celebration begins your married life of service together. How… Read More

True Love That Lasts

Best-selling author Jim Steffen’s book “The Secret of Growing True Love That Lasts,” found its way into Bishop Frank J. Caggiano’s hands…and then the pope’s! When Steffen heard that Bishop… Read More

Natural Family Planning

Discover resources for learning more about Natural Family Planning methods. Please note, if you are looking for local instructors, let us know. During the pandemic, your best bet is online… Read More

Catholic 101

A list of podcasts, blogs, and videos relating to everything Catholic. Pints with Aquinas A podcast addressing many of life’s questions using St. Thomas Aquinas’s writings as guides for answers.… Read More

Catholic Spirituality

Explore a list of resources, reflections, workshops, and podcasts that encourage catholic spirituality through prayer and action. Blessed is She Devotional and scriptural reflections for women. Includes daily reflections, opportunities… Read More

Catholic Lifestyle

Discover and listen to a list of podcasts curated for the everyday catholic. Among the Lilies A podcast with a target audience of women and discussing authentic life. Listen Do… Read More

The one thing you need to do to make sure your child marries well.

Generally, kids choose someone like their mom or dad … so let’s shape up! I prayed for my future daughters-in-law — because I only have sons — since my boys… Read More

Can Catholics get married outside a Catholic Church?

The short answer comes from the Code of Canon Law, the law that governs the Catholic Church. Canon 1118 states that: §1. A marriage between Catholics or between a Catholic… Read More