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St. John Paul II’s Familiaris Consortio: The Family Under Attack

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His Excellency Robert C. Morlino, Bishop of Madison, WI
Saturday, July 12, 2014
St. Ambrose Catholic Church, Annandale, VA
Written Resources:
Familiaris Consortio – Apostolic Exhortation of Pope St. John Paul II
Instrumentum Laboris – The Synod of Bishops on “The Pastoral Challenges of the Family in the Context of Evangelization”
Merciful God, Merciful Church: An Interview with Cardinal Kasper,” published in Commonweal Magazine
Recent Proposals for the Pastoral Care of the Divorced and Remarried: A Theological Assessment (a response to Cardinal Kasper)
Discussion Questions – Follow Up

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About Morlino, Most Rev. Robert

His Excellency, Robert Morlino, was born in Scranton, Pennsylvania and entered seminary for the Maryland Province of the Society of Jesus. He was ordained to the priesthood on June 1, 1974. His education includes a master's degree in Philosophy from the University of Notre Dame, the Master of Divinity Degree from the Weston School of Theology in Cambridge, Mass., and a doctorate in Moral Theology from the Gregorian University in Rome, with specialization in fundamental moral theology and bioethics. Father Morlino taught Philosophy at Loyola College, St. Joseph University, Boston College, the University of Notre Dame and St. Mary's College. On July 6, 1999, Pope John Paul II appointed him the Ninth Bishop of Helena. Bishop Morlino was installed as Bishop of Madison on August 1, 2003.