The St. John Paul II Foundation and the Archdiocese of Detroit present Together in Holiness: a comprehensive marriage enrichment initiative that inspires spouses to grow together in holiness and empowers and equips parents to form their children in the Catholic faith. Together in Holiness includes:

  • An annual, one-day Conference series for couples in dioceses
  • A year-round Formation series for couples in parishes, schools, and small communities

Registration for the third annual Together in Holiness conference in the Archdiocese of Detroit is coming soon! Catholic married and engaged couples are invited to join us on Saturday, October 12, 2024 from 9:30am-4:30pm at St. Therese of Lisieux Parish in Shelby Township for a day of quality time with your spouse, Mass, Eucharistic Adoration, Reconciliation, and more!

Archbishop Allen Vigneron will begin the conference day with the celebration of the Mass.

This year’s conference will feature dynamic presentations from national and local experts focused on St. John Paul II’s teaching of Family, a School of Virtue:

- Marriage, Family, and the Virtue of Love by Speaker TBA

-Thriving, Not Just Surviving: Virtues of a Joy-Filled Marriage by Greg Schutte, MSW, LISW-S

- Overcoming Challenges to Living a Virtuous Life by Steve and Becky Greene, Catholic Speakers, Writers, and Co-hosts of "The Catholic Conversation"

Registration Details
  • For more information, click HERE.
  • Couple Ticket: $64 | Individual Ticket: $40 - Includes lunch and a light afternoon snack
  • An Early Bird discount is available through Monday, August 19
  • Childcare: $5/child (6m-12yrs) | $20/family (4+children)
  • Full and partial scholarships are available, please inquire
  • If you have any questions, please email Conference Coordinator Cameron Kelly at or call (832) 779-1070.
Ongoing Formation Series

Together in Holiness Formation series: year-round marriage enrichment for small communities of spouses that equips them with the formation, encouragement, support, and practical tools to grow together in holiness and to form their children in the Catholic faith. View a trailer here!

Highlights of the Together in Holiness Formation series:

  • Couples gather throughout the year for 7 sessions
  • Themes based on the life, witness, and teachings of St. John Paul II on marriage and family life
  • Short, compelling video presentations with national speakers including Danielle Bean and Damon Owens
  • Discussion facilitated by Host Couples who are formed and supported by the St. John Paul II Foundation
  • A Bring it Home component that translates learning into living
  • Available for Spanish-speaking couples through translated materials and captioned videos
Host Couple "Come and See" Information Session Recording and Slides

To learn more about the small group Formation series and the role of a Host Couple, you can view the recording and slideshow from a “Come and See” webinar session.

Click here to sign up and learn more about getting involved!

For questions or more information, please contact Program Coordinator Elisa Mazzarolo at or (346)-624-4144.