WORLD MEETING OF FAMILIES 2018

Published on April 26, 2018

Dublin, Ireland has been chosen for the 9th World Meeting of
Families: 21st
-26th August 2018. The theme is “The Gospel of
Family, Joy for the World.” This major International event
brings together families from across the world to celebrate,
pray and reflect upon the central importance of marriage and
the family as the cornerstone of our lives, of society and of
Church. The event has at its heart the following key moments:
August 21st – RDS: National Opening of WMOF2018
August 22nd-24th – RDS: A Three-day Congress (cost €68)
August 25th – Croke Park: Festival of Families
August 26th – Solemn Eucharistic Celebration in the Phoenix
Park (Free)
64 Countries have already registered for WMOF 2018. As a
parish family we can book for the whole event/or for Festival
of Families and Solemn Eucharistic celebration.
If you are interested, please contact the Parish Office 01-
6287406 during opening hours or email
info@kilcockandnewtownparish.ie so that arrangements can
be made re: registration and possible transport as soon as
possible please.
PLEASE NOTE: All who wish to attend the event must
register, including children, for safety, security and health
reasons, and also that you receive your entrance name badge.