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AMS receives no funding from the United States government and is supported solely by your generosity.

Pastoral Services

  • Vocations
  • Discover paths to chaplaincy, read about the AMS Discernment Retreats, and learn the answers to frequently asked questions.


  • AMS Family Faith Assessment 
  • An online process to support family faith learning at home year-round.  Contact your Catholic faith community for information.

News & Events

  • Synod on the Family
  • On Oct 4-25, the pope will meet with bishops for the Ordinary Synod of Bishops, where they will discuss topics related to the theme "Vocation and Mission of the Family in the Church and the Modern World."
  • World Meeting of Families
  • Now that the 2015 World Meeting of Families  has ended, see pictures from the event, and read reflections from participants.