Amsterdam is quite an international city and it is important to consider those who come from other countries when preparing for marriage in the Catholic Church. This course in English brings the participants in touch with other couples in the same situation and others who will help them to think about their future married life. You are welcome to apply for this course:
DAY AND TIME: Wednesday Evenings and Saturday Afternoons
PLACE: Keizersgracht 218 B – 1016 DZ Amsterdam
COSTS: € 150 per couple.
We hope you find the course a learning experience. Each topic is given by a different speaker.
Wednesday, September 21, from 20.00 to 22.00 h.
The art of communication in married life.
By Dorottya Zalay and Jag Gill
Saturday, September 24th, from 15:00 to 17:00 h.
Christian anthropology of Marriage. Love is stronger than death.
By Lisette van Aken
Saturday, October 1 from 15.00 to 17.00 h.
How can you keep and increase married love during the years? The joy and challenge of raising children.
By Mapy and Federico Castillo
Wednesday, October 5th, from 18:30 to 20:00 a potluck dinner, followed by the session:
Seven habits of highly effective families.
By Jan and Ursula de Jong
Saturday, October 8th from 15:00 to 17.00 h
Sexual intimacy and fertility
By Monica and Sander Reintjens
Saturday, October 15th, from 15.00 to 17.00 h.
From just a couple to a few children. Joys and challenges in raising them well.
By Quentin and Anna Sophie Le Noach
Wednesday, October 19th 20.00 to 22.00 h.
By Father Rafael de Ojeda
Marriage as a sacrament. The meaning of marrying in the Church.
Followed by the ceremony for the blessing of engaged couples
To apply and for more information: www.olvkerk.nl
Father Rafael Ojeda T - 06 18519647 * E -