Links and Contacts

These are just a few of the many resources to support the family, couples and those journeying towards marriage. It maybe that you know of other good resources that might be useful to others. We’d be glad to hear from you and you can get in touch by emailing us at


Amoris Laetitia 

Assoc of Interchurch families

Cana UK – Home is a Holy Place

Couples for Christ

Dicastery for Laity, Family and Life

Diocese of Clifton – the website of Catholic Church in the west of England

Engage – a resource for marriage preparation

Engaged Encounter – Worldwide Marriage Encounter


Life fertility care

Marriage Care

Marriage and Family Life Office – Catholic Conference of Bishops of England and Wales

Marriage and Family Life Office – Archdiocese of Westminster

Marriage Encounter

Natural Family Planning Teachers Association

Natural fertility matters – Creighton Method – there is a section on fertility awareness and sex

The Couple to Couple League provide NFP teaching

The Vatican website

Total Gift of Self booklet – they can be purchased, with accompanying DVD – from SmartLoving too – resources for prayer and reflection in marriage. A superb resource for reflecting on the Sunday readings each week as a married couple.





Useful resources

Essential Bible Reference Series, Tim Dowley,  published by Candle Books

Family Spirituality – God among the pots and pans,  Bairbre Cahill, published by Redemptorist Publications

Freddie Feckles and the Sacraments, Fr Timothy J. Buckley, published by Redemporist Publications

Handbook for Altar Servers, Fr Lorenzo Quadri & Fr Lorenzo Testa

Seasons and Saints for the Christian Year, Nicola and Stuart Currie, published by National Society / Church House Publishing

The Big Book of Catholic Customs and Traditions for Children’s Faith Formation, edited by Beth Branigan McNamara with Sue Robinson and Anne E. Neuberger

Theology of the Body, Dominic Baster, published by CTS

The Survival Guide for Young Catholics, John Chater, published by Redemptorist Publications

YOUCAT, published by CTS

YOUCAT  Youth Prayer Book, published by CTS

YOUCAT  Study Guide, published by Ignatius Press