Archbishop Chaput greets Archbishop Paglia from Rome to show him the City of Philadelphia, the site of the upcoming World Meeting of Families 2015 and to reveal the Theme to this meeting: Love Is Our Mission: The Family Fully Alive!
Philadelphia to host the

VIII World Meeting of Families

SEPTEMBER 22-27th • 2015

On September 22-27, 2015!, Philadelphia will welcome the 8th World Meeting of Families, which is expected to draw a global audience. In June 2012, the 7th World Meeting, held in Milan, Italy, drew hundreds of thousands to the city with more than one million attending the Holy Father’s Mass.

Since its inception by Blessed John Paul II in 1994, the World Meeting of Families has sought to strengthen the sacred bonds of family across the globe.

Please check back often for information on registering for the meeting and booking your stay in Philadelphia.