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Flashcards in Catholic family life Deck (3)
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1

Give three reasons why family life is important to Catholics.

1) It is taught in the Bible and CCC
2) Catholic marriage refers to bringing up a family as one of the key purposes
3) Family was created by God

2

Describe four ways in which catholic parishes help with the upbringing of children.

1) SUPPORTING THE LOCAL CATHOLIC SCHOOLS- teaching children right from wrong and helps fulfil parents marital promises
2) RUNNING SACRAMENT CLASSES - holy communion and confirmation, helping parents with the catholic upbringing of their children
3) RUNNING CHILDREN'S LITURGIES - to allow parents time alone with God in mass
4) RUNNING YOUTH CLUBS - children are kept off the streets

3

How do catholic parishes help to keep families together? (Give 4 points)

Any 4 of the below:
- Welcoming families to worship together
- The priest offering help and advice for family problems
- Homilies at mass encouraging and strengthening family values
- Providing leaflets on how to deal with family problems
- Providing financial support and links to Catholic family charities