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General Audience: On Grandparents

“The Church cannot and does not want to be conformed to the mentality of impatience, and much less so, of indifference and contempt, when it comes to old age.”

In Honor of Grandparents and the Elderly

“Human frailty, which becomes more visible in old age, demonstrates that we all need one another and that we are mutually enriched”

Grandparents Going on Pilgrimage in Ireland

DROMORE, Ireland, AUG. 23, 2010 ( Bishop John McAreavey says that in a culture when parents might not have enough time for their children, grandparents can provide needed support offering not only time but also affection.