Office for Family Life

The Office for Family Life places itself at the service of parishes and families so that they can answer their call to holiness and help form communities of love and life in Jesus Christ. Our primary goal is to help families become what they are by realizing these four tasks:

  • Forming a Community of Persons
  • Serving Life
  • Participating in the development of Society
  • Sharing in the life and mission of the Church
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Catholic Life Articles

Here are a few Catholic Life articles. To read the full article, click on the blue colored title.

  • A Strong Family Foundation Built Upon Faith, Hope, and LoveA Strong Family Foundation  Built Upon Faith, Hope, and Love
    David and Deanna with their daughter, Gabriella, and sons Zachary (L) and Michael (R) David and Deanna Muñoz say they and their three children, Michael, Zachary and Gabriella, have a family theme by which they try to live: “Faith, Hope and Love—What Our Family is Built On.”   “Our family is… Read more »
  • How Should I Act?
    In order to live a life of joy, peace and fulfillment, we need to develop good habits. These good habits, also referred to as virtues, strengthen us to withstand temptations from outside influences, as well as from within our own heart, that would otherwise lead us into sin. This growth… Read more »
  • The Spirit of EvangelizationThe Spirit of Evangelization
    G.K. Chesterton, referring to a thief, once wrote in his Father Brown mystery series, “I caught him, with an unseen hook and an invisible line which is long enough to let him wander to the ends of the world, and still to bring him back with a twitch upon the… Read more »
  • Great Websites for Internet Safety Great Websites for Internet Safety 
    Covenant Eyes – I know – I know. When you first click on this site, you are going to be asked to purchase an internet filter for your computer. PLEASE go beyond their sales pitch and click on their blog tab to read great articles about internet safety, how… Read more »
  • Sexual Activity and Religious Practice*Sexual Activity and Religious Practice*
    “Let brotherly love continue. Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for thereby some have entertained angels unawares. Remember those who are in prison, as though in prison with them, and those who are mistreated, since you also are in the body. Let marriage be held in honor among… Read more »

Contact Information

Office for Family Life/NFP
Phone: 608.791.2673

Chris Rogers, Director

Christy Kitzhaber
Natural Family Planning Coordinator