CatholicHôM

Developed by noted Catholic marriage and family life experts, authors and EWTN radio hosts, Dr. Greg and Lisa Popcak, the CatholicHôM program is an exciting new partnership between CatholicCounselors.com and the Peyton Institute for Domestic Church Life. The principles behind the program received a unanimous commendation from the bishops serving on the USCCB Subcommittee on Ecclesial Ministry and Service. The CatholicHôM program is the first-ever comprehensive resource to help you and your family live the Catholic vision of family life to the fullest! CatholicHôM.com.

Leaders Resources
We encourage all leaders in Family Life Ministry to participate in our upcoming webinar series.
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Family Resources
For resources for families, download a copy of the Family Overview and go to CatholicHôM.com for a link to the free app, registration for premium resources, and more to assist the families you serve.

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Special Reports on Catholic Families

There are many important changes occurring in Catholic families in the United States. While the number of Catholic infant baptisms in the United States celebrated annually are at levels similar to the period preceding the baby boom in the middle of the last century (about 720,000), the similarity ends there.

In the following special reports, the changes in Catholic families are outlined. It is important to note that this is a poll of Catholic parents, unlike other recent studies of all Catholic adults. In fall 2014, the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (CARA) at Georgetown University conducted a national poll of adult Catholics, ages 25 to 45, who are parents of a minor child in order to explore the 21st century Catholic family. This survey, completed in September and October 2014, includes interviews with 1,014 self-identified Catholic parents resulting in a sampling margin of error of ±3.1 percentage points. Questions similar to those used in other recent CARA Catholic Polls (CCPs) were utilized, making comparisons possible between Catholic parents and all Catholic adults. This research was made possible by Holy Cross Family Ministries.

Research Document:  The Catholic Family - First Special Report

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Research Document:  The U.S. Catholic Family - Demographics - Second Special Report

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Research Document:  Practice of Faith in the Catholic Family - Third Special Report

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Research Document:  Research Document: Catholic Families and Media Usage - Fourth Special Report

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