We are rooted in Love.

The three branches portray the Holy Trinity – Father, Son and Holy Spirit – whose communitarian constitution defines and inspires family life.

The leaves represent families in worship and prayer, an essential act for sustenance and growth.

The dove represents the Holy Spirit, who guides our apostolate, and strengthens us through the seven sacraments, depicted by the branch with seven olive leaves.

The curved tree trunk depicts life’s winding road that ultimately leads to our heavenly home, the fulfillment of life.


To help families be fully alive in loving as God loves.


Families, intimate communities of life and love, sharing in the life and mission of the Church (cf Familiaris Consortio, 17)

Archdiocesan Commission for the Family

Archdiocesan Commission for the Family