Special Events: World Meeting of Families, 2018
World Meeting of Families
August 21-26, 2018
Dublin, Ireland, has been chosen by Pope Francis to host the next World Meeting of Families in August 2018. Started by Saint John Paul II, and held every three years, this major world event celebrates family as the cornerstone of our lives, and the fundamental building block of society and the Church.
Families and others from all over the world will gather in Dublin from 21-26 August 2018 to celebrate their lives together, to share their experiences from different parts of the world, to reflect on the different challenges they face and to grow together in faith.
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Choose From Four Programs
Official Pilgrimage from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia to the World Meeting of Families in Dublin: August 20-27, 2018-WMOF, August 26-September 3, 2018-Saints and Legends, August 20-September 3, 2018-Combined Tour
WORLD MEETING OF FAMILIES AND ST. PATRICK’S COUNTRY Visiting Belfast, Downpatrick, Knock, Galway, Dublin and More 11 Days August 17 – 27, 2018
WORLD MEETING OF FAMILIES and FAITH OF THE IRISH 12 Days August 21 – September 1, 2018
WORLD MEETING OF FAMILIES AND Best of Ireland Tour 13 Days August 21 – September 2, 2018
World Meeting of Families and Saints and Legends of Ireland