On September 22-27, 2015, Philadelphia will welcome the 8th World Meeting of Families (#WMF2015), which is expected to draw a global audience. This is a historic event which will have dynamic and inspirational speakers, daily celebration of Mass, and evening and weekend events and festivities. Surrounding dioceses have been invited to both attend and volunteer. You can visit the official World Meeting of Families website for information on registering for the meeting, booking your stay in Philadelphia, volunteering, hosting families, etc.
The Archdiocese of New York and the Family Life/Respect Life Office is promoting this event and partnering with the Archdiocese of Philadelphia in efforts to make this a successful event. Please continue checking back often on our website for updates. For more information, please contact Izabella Nagle at 646-794-3190, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
See below for Archbishop Chaput and Archbishop Paglia discuss World Meeting of Families at a Vatican News Conference.