Georgia Bulletin

The Newspaper of the Catholic Archdiocese of Atlanta


Revival for Catholic parents will breathe new life into the vocation of parenting

Published August 18, 2016

ATLANTA—The Catholic Parent Revival (CPR) is coming to archdiocesan parishes beginning in September with programs in English and Spanish.

The program for parents and grandparents is part of the Strong Catholic Families National Initiative and uses music and song, inspiring messages, stories and prayer to support and motivate.

CPR evenings in English will be held Saturday, Sept. 10, at Good Shepherd Church, 3740 Holtzclaw Road in Cumming from 6:30-9:30 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 11, from 6-9 p.m. at Holy Trinity Church, 101 Walt Banks Road in Peachtree City.

Presenters will be Steve and Jenni Angrisano and Michael Theisen.

Spanish language programs will be Friday, Sept. 30, at Holy Trinity Church from 7:15-9:15 p.m.; Saturday, Oct. 1, at St. Michael Church, 1440 Pearce Circle, NE, Gainesville, from 6-9 p.m.; Sunday, Oct. 2, at St. Joseph Church, 968 Haig Mill Lake Road in Dalton, 5:30-8:30 p.m. and on Monday, Oct. 3, at St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 4300 King Springs Road, SE, in Smyrna from 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Spanish presenters are Felipe Gomez Leon and Katherine Angulo.

The Office of Formation and Discipleship of the Archdiocese of Atlanta has organized the local programs.

Daycare for children ages 5 to 11 will be provided for parents attending. There is no fee to attend, but registering in advance is required. No walk-ins will be accepted.

For more information about CPR, visit or email Patrick Metts, of the archdiocesan Office of Formation and Discipleship, at To register, visit the archdiocesan website at