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May 29, 2015
Rockford - 2:00 p.m., Commencement Ceremony at Boylan Central Catholic High School
May 29, 2015
Woodstock - 7:00 p.m., Commencement Ceremony for Marian Central Catholic High School
May 30, 2015
Crystal Lake - 10:00 a.m., Confirmation at St. Thomas the Apostle Church
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May 29, 2015 - 7:00pm (Sycamore)
Romantic Dinner
May 31, 2015 - 6:00pm (Rockford Il)
Novena begins
June 3, 2015 - 7:00pm (Aurora)
Organ concert
June 3, 2015 - 7:00pm (Sinsinawa, Wis.)
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Marriage and Family Life
Marriage and Family Life

Marriage is, and always has been, an integral and intricate part of God's plan. The vocation to marriage is written in the very nature of man and woman and is truly a gift from God.

"The matrimonial covenant, by which a man and a woman establish between themselves a partnership of the whole of life, is by its nature ordered toward the good of the spouses and the procreation and education of offspring; this covenant between baptized persons has been raised by Christ the Lord to the dignity of a sacrament." (CC 1601)

For more about marriage and family life in the Diocese of Rockford,
visit the Office of Family Life website at rockforddiocese.org/familylife,
call 815-399-4300, or send email to the director of the Life & Family Evangelization Office, Jennifer Collins JCollins@RockfordDiocese.org

To learn more about the vocation of marriage in the Catholic Church:
www.ForYourMarriage.org

For Marriage Preparation:
www.rockforddiocese.org/marriagepreparation