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Lay Centre alum works to found centre for marriage and family

By Laura Ieraci MONTREAL — Lay Centre alumna Katerine Perrault is working to found a new centre to support marriage and family in Canada. A native of Montreal, Perrault lived at The Lay Centre (2012-2014) while studying at the John … Continue reading

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Pastor speaks of marriage, family in Rome

Monsignor Nicola Filippi celebrated mass with The Lay Centre community Nov. 16. The monsignor serves as secretary to Cardinal Agostino Vallini, vicar general of the Diocese of Rome. Msgr Filippi is also the pastor of San Roberto Belarmino Parish. After dinner, Msgr Filippi shared the … Continue reading

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Synod tells Catholics to carry on, embrace God’s goodness

By Matthew Doeing Living at The Lay Centre in the heart of Rome, many of my fellow residents and I actively followed the three-week-long Synod of Bishops, held here, from 4 to 25 October, sometimes even attending Synod events. At … Continue reading

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New book reflects on joy, hope in marriage

Young couples need testimonies of successful marriage, said the editor of A cuore aperto: riflessioni sul significato del matrimonio (2014), an insightful book regarding marriage as a lifelong commitment. More than 50 people attended the launch of the book’s Italian … Continue reading

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