[SU195]  Seminar: Education to love and Life in the pastoral: responsible procreation and natural fertility regulation

Semester II
monday 16:30 - 18:15

Course Information

Professor: PELLICANò, Paola
Email: [email protected]
Language: English

Semester II
monday 16:30 - 18:15


The Encyclical letter Evangelium Vitae and the pastoral of life: for a new culture of life. The plan of God “written” in human body: biological aspects of procreation and human fertility. Natural Fertility Regulation as a lifestyle: a way of knowledge, love and responsibility between husband and wife. The Billings Ovulation Method: history, scientific fundaments, spreading in the world. Practical and educative aspects of Billings Ovulation Method for Natural Fertility Regulation in different situation of woman reproductive life. Infertility of the couple. Self-knowledge and love education in teenagers and young people. From Humanae Vitae to Amoris Laetitia: how can we help people to live a responsible procreation?


JEAN PAUL II, Encyclical Letter Evangelium Vitae; PAUL VI, Encyclical Letter Humanae Vitae; FRANCESCO, Apostolic Exortation Amoris Laetitia; A. CAPPELLA, A Natural Way. The Billings Method. Ed La Pagina, Torino; P. PELLICANÒ (a cura di), Giovanni Paolo II - Mandato d’amore, San Paolo, Cinisello Balsamo (MI) 2012