Register for the Marriage Course

Marriage Course  

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April - May 2023

Amsterdam is quite an international city and it is important to think of those who come from other countries when it comes to preparing for marriage in the Catholic Church. This course 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:       3 Saturday Afternoons and 2 Wednesday evenings

PLACE:                     Keizersgracht 218 B – 1016 DZ Amsterdam

COSTS:                    € 150 for the couple. 


Saturday, April 29th,  from 15.00 to 17.00 h:

Seven habits of highly effective families

By Jan and Ursula de Jong

Wednesday, May 3, Potluck dinner at 18.30 h

And from 20.00 to 22.00 h:

Marriage as a sacrament. The meaning of marrying in the Church.

By Father Rafael Ojeda

Followed by the ceremony for the blessing of engaged couples

Saturday, May 13th, start with session at 12.00 h

Changes of life when children come. Joys and challenges of raising them well.

By Quentin and Anna Sophie Le Noach

Break for Lunch at 13.30 h

And at 14.30 till 16.00 h

How can you keep and increase married love during the years?

Mapy and Federico Castillo - Rodríguez

Wednesday, May 17th from 20.00 to 22.00 h:

Christian anthropology of Marriage. 

By Lisette van Aken

Saturday, May 20th, from 15.00 to 17.00 h.

Sexual intimacy and fertility

By Monica and Sander Reintjens