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Originally released in 2002, Picture of Love is an officially sanctioned and proven Marriage Preparation Program, currently used in Catholic parishes and dioceses across the nation.
The newly revised 2017 version of Picture of Love has received the imprimatur of Archbishop Jose H. Preparing to Live in Love This parish-based program combines personal mentoring with a marriage preparation curriculum that integrates Theology of the Body and practical life skills.
Transformed in Love: Building Your Catholic Marriage Written with consideration of current pastoral challenges in marriage preparation, this program provides a reflective, formational experience for couples through activities, practice exercises, and quotes from Scripture and Church documents. Developed by clergy and laity in the Archdiocese of Boston; published by Pauline Books & Media.
Contact: Craig Dyke, craig_dyke@Unveiled was created by the Catholic Diocese of Richmond to blend marriage preparation and evangelization.
TOB expert Monica Ashour can be brought in to train the trainers.
Written by Monica Ashour, MTS, M Hum, and members of TOBET (Theology of the Body Evangelization Team). Contact: Monica Ashour, mashour@or 972-849-6543 (for content questions); info@(for order questions).
Contact: fill out the form on the website Catholic Marriage Prep Class Online An online, on-demand preparation program based on videos from experts and married couples; interactive, convenient, and private. Run by Marriage Ministries, an initiative of The Marriage Group.
For couples who are currently civilly married outside of the Church and would like their marriage to be recognized by the Catholic Church, please see Convalidation: Bringing Your Marriage Into The Church.While developed for use in six sessions by mentors and engaged couples or small groups, the Program Manual offers a weekend retreat format as well.The program includes a Program Manual, Mentor’s Guides, Couple’s Guides, and a DVD.Disclaimer: Please note that the content on this page is provided solely for your information and should not be interpreted as an official endorsement of the organizations, programs, and websites listed.
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after the wedding, integrating them into parish life, focusing on evangelization and getting the most out of the marriage prep process. Contact: Mary-Rose Verret, witnesstolove@Your Marriage “Your Marriage” is a parish-based marriage prep resource from Liguori Publishing as part of their Sacramental Preparation Series.