Marriage and family life are extremely important to Catholics. The Church has a long tradition of recognising the importance of healthy marriage and family life to the wellbeing of individuals, neighbourhoods and to the Church itself.
Amoris Laetitia, 'The Joy of Love', is the 2016 post-synodal Apostolic Exhortation which brings together the results of the two Synods on the family.
Family life will be the focus of an extraordinary general session.
The Bishops' Conference has an office for Marriage and Family Life
The roots of the institution of marriage lie in our nature.