Positive Family Pastoral Care and Counseling: A Reading of Pope Francis's Apostolic Exhortation, <i>Amoris Laetitia</i>

The authors of this article explain how Pope Francis' Apostolic Exhortationis an invitation to a radically new praxis of family pastoral counseling in the Catholic church. By presenting the theological foundations and the counseling process of this new pastoral praxis, they particularly show ho...

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Published in:Counseling et spiritualité
Authors: Messingué, Jean; McNamee, Sheila
Format: Electronic Article
Language:English
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Published: Peeters [2017]
In:Counseling et spiritualité
Year: 2017, Volume: 36, Issue: 1/2, Pages: 71-91
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Summary:The authors of this article explain how Pope Francis' Apostolic Exhortationis an invitation to a radically new praxis of family pastoral counseling in the Catholic church. By presenting the theological foundations and the counseling process of this new pastoral praxis, they particularly show how a positive family pastoral care and counseling is suggested in. Thus, they position positive psychology as a relevant framework to better understandingandas an introduction to applied positive psychology in pastoral care and counseling.
Les auteurs de cet article expliquent comment l'Exhortation Apostolique du Pape François,, est une invitation à un changement radical de la praxis du pastoral counseling familial. En présentant les fondements théologiques et le processus de cette nouvelle praxis pastorale familiale, ils montrent commentsuggère une approche positive du counseling pastoral de la famille. Par le fait même, ils présentent la psychologie positive comme le cadre théorique qui permet de mieux comprendrequi devient alors une introduction de la psychologie positive appliquée en pastoral counseling.
ISSN:2295-2837
Contains:Enthalten in: Counseling et spiritualité
Persistent identifiers:DOI: 10.2143/CS.36.1.3285227