If your marriage is struggling, there are resources available for help and guidance.
Retrouvaille is a program for troubled marriages. Retrouvaille comes from a French word meaning "to rediscover" and the program is designed to help couples rediscover a loving marriage relationship. This intense weekend retreat has helped thousands, many of those on the verge of divorce, to restore trust and build lasting happy marriages.
- To see if Retrouvaille is right for you, please go to retrouvaille.org
- Retreats are held all over the state of Florida. For more information, click on the link above or call 1-800-470-2230. All calls are confidential.
For those who prefer one-on-one counseling, Catholic Charities can provide help. Call 1-844-848-6777.
Please contact the Office of Marriage and Family Life for private counseling referrals.
Separation and divorce are some of the most devastating losses. What as began a joyful building of family has disintegrated into pain, separation and loneliness. You are not alone. Your faith and love of God can provide help, healing and wholeness. Plus various resources are available for help and support.
Ministry for those who are separated or have suffered divorce:
Surviving Divorce: Hope and Healing for the Catholic Family from Ascension Press is a 12-week program featuring weekly 30-minute DVD segments covering topics such as anger, guilt, forgiveness, money, co-parenting, the ex-spouse, annulment, sexuality, spirituality, finding peace, and more, followed by small group discussion.
Whether you are separated or were divorced ten days ago or ten years ago, this program can provide valuable insight and a path to healing for you. The Catholic Church is not here to condemn but to console and to help you find peace, power, and renewed passion for life.
Please contact the Office of Marriage & Family Life at 561-775-9524 to find a program near you.
For more information on Surviving Divorce click here
If you have questions about the annulment process or Church law, please contact the Tribunal Office.