Diocese of

Hexham and Newcastle

Bishop Robert Byrne CO

Reflection on the Gift of Marriage and Family Life

Amoris Laetitia, ‘The Joy of Love’, is the 2016 post-synodal Apostolic Exhortation “on Love in the Family”. It brings together the results of the two Synods on the family convoked by Pope Francis in 2014 and 2015.

Please click on this link to read the document and a helpful summary:

Documents and Links from Bishops of England and Wales:

Family Document – The Call, the Journey and the Mission (700k)

Clergy Document (200k)

Link to Scripture Reflections on Marriage and Family Life

If you wish to find out more about Marriage and Family Life, please contact the Faith and Mission Team.