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“A friend told me she and her fiancée had to take something called a FOCCUS Inventory as they prepared for marriage. What is this and what is. FOCCUS is an assessment tool for couples who wish to be married. FOCCUS stands for Facilitating, Open, Couple, Communication, Understanding, and Study . FOCCUS is a survey designed to help couples learn more about their unique relationship. The FOCCUS Inventory should be taken online within two months of .

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I think the whole first meeting with our priest where he got basic info about us and had us take the FOCCUS test lasted about an hour. I’ve heard a half hour up to two hours. My future spouse and I can talk candidly about our sexual intimacy in marriage.

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Is online dating a waste of time if I want to get married? We disagree with each other over some teachings of the church.


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Read and whichever gut answer you have is the one you go with. Facilitators offer feedback and teach relationship skills. Marital Sexuality The two purposes of marital sexuality: What gets in the way of thi A Catholic marriage is more than a contract, it is a sacrament. Reasons not to Marry Marriage is a big decision, be sure you’re doing it for the right He also went over every question we didn’t agree on to find out why.

When we reviewed the test, it took 3 sessions of an hour and a half to two hours, but we had to discuss everything that we didn’t agree on, agreed but not the model answer, and the majority of the questions designated as important the ones with the star by it.

I would let the priest know when you begin that you have a wake that you need to attend, and you don’t want to rush, but you thought he should know. I like the idea of asking to take it home. We all know marriage is difficult as shown by the raising rates of divorce.

His friend’s mother passed away yesterday and he would like to focccus her wake pm. May in Catholic Weddings. That seems to be a running problem from what I’ve heard from other couples. We also noticed that the reason for a lot of our disagreements in the test was the way we interpreted the question.


We went and did just the foccus and it took us about an hour, but that’s all we did. We’ll need 2 dispensations, so our meetings are longer. Home My Account Shopping Cart. For Your Marriage is here to support you!

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How did you grow as a family? We haven’t had any more meetings with the Roman Catholic side of things.

We were the first couple from our church to do it that way. The Nuptial Blessing Words worth meditating on for all couples – not just the engaged.

A D U I sometimes feel that this may not be the right person for me to marry. We have discussed the expectations each of us has as to our role as husband and wife. So I don’t know A full rundown of the changes.