Office for Marriage & Family Life

The Office for Marriage and 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
Donate to our Ministries
  • Calcium and Vitamin D: Good Supplements for Women

    It is commonly known that the density of a woman’s bones does decline with age. It is also commonly known that calcium and vitamin D supplementation can ward off or delay this decline. But, are you aware that these supplements have other health benefits as well? A new report released in December of 2013 described The post Calcium and Vitamin D: Good Supplements for Women appeared first on Catholic Life - The Roman Catholic Diocese of La Crosse.

  • The Importance of Fathers (According to Science)

    https://www.artofmanliness.com/articles/the-importance-of-fathers-according-to-science/ Brett and Kate McKay • June 19, 2015 Last updated: December 20, 2018 The post The Importance of Fathers (According to Science) appeared first on Catholic Life - The Roman Catholic Diocese of La Crosse.

  • Family Time Ideas during Quarantine

    The Covid-19 has us staying home this year.  We gave up a vacation in the Smokey Mountains and our kids are not looking forward to their time at virtual school.  Times are different today than a week ago, but there are opportunities to grasp in all of this as well.   We have been given the The post Family Time Ideas during Quarantine appeared first on Catholic Life - The Roman Catholic Diocese of La Crosse.

  • Fatherhood and Marriage

    “The father of the righteous will greatly rejoice; he who fathers a wise son will be glad in him.” Proverbs 23:24 When fathers are married they and their family benefit more: • Married men earn up to 26 percent More than their unmarried counterparts, and this holds after social scientists have tested every other explanation The post Fatherhood and Marriage appeared first on Catholic Life - The Roman Catholic Diocese of La Crosse.

  • Religious Practice and Crime Rates*

    And above all these put on love, which binds everything together in perfect harmony. And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in one body. And be thankful. Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly, teaching and admonishing one another in all wisdom, singing psalms The post Religious Practice and Crime Rates* appeared first on Catholic Life - The Roman Catholic Diocese of La Crosse.

Contact Information

Office for Marriage and Family Life/NFP
Phone: 608.791.2673

Dan Kitzhaber, Director

Mary Lou Berg, Administrative Assistant

Christy Kitzhaber, Natural Family Planning Coordinator

Fields marked with an * are required

Email request will be answered during normal business hours.