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Salesian Center to Host Video Series for World Meeting of Families

by Lore McFadden Westwood | Apr 17, 2015

In preparation for the upcoming meeting in Philadelphia -- which will feature a visit by Pope Francis -- the Salesian Center for Faith & Culture will be sponsoring a video series related to Marriage & the Family.

World-Meeting-of-Families-2015-Logo"A Fortnight for Marriage" is a series of six short films featured at the international HUMANUM conference, followed by discussions facilitated by DeSales University faculty. The events will take place April 21-23 and April 28-30 at 7:00 pm in the Gambet Center at DeSales University in Center Valley.

The topics of each session are as follows:  The Destiny of Humanity, April 21; The Cradle of Life & Love,  April 22; Understanding Man & Woman, April 23;  A Hidden Sweetness;  April 28; Challenge & Hope for a New Generation,  April 29; and Marriage, Culture & Civil Society, April 30.

All of these events are free and open to the public. No tickets are required. For more information, contact Lore McFadden at the Salesian Center for Faith and Culture at DeSales University at 610-282-1100, ext. 1244,  or visit us at

Established in 2000, the Salesian Center for Faith and Culture’s mission is to promote the interaction of faith and culture, in a mutually beneficial engagement, through academic initiatives that focus on the authentic integration of social concerns and gospel values.

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