Church to hold Jubilee of the Family on 30 October
The Church in Malta is organising the Jubilee of the Family, a day of activities celebrating the family, as part of the celebrations of the Year of Mercy announced by Pope Francis. The special celebration will be held on Sunday, 30 October, at the Archbishop’s Seminary, Tal-Virtù.
The programme includes sports activities for all the family, animation for children, workshops, music and spaces for prayer. Counselling services will be offered by a number of professionals and a number of priests will be available to hear confessions. Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament will chapel.
The day will start with Mgr Charles J. Scicluna celebrating Mass at 9am, which will be broadcast on TVM 2. The Archbishop will also be presenting the Maltese translation of Pope Francis’s Apostolic Exhortation Amoris Laetitia (The Joy of Love).
Families are encouraged to attend this activity to celebrate the family – which is the cradle of mercy and the heart of a healthy society. Further information is available from www.thechurchinmalta.org or firstname.lastname@example.org take place in the