What is NFP?

Modern Natural Family Planning is 100% natural and up to 99% effective as a family planning method. You will also learn how NFP benefits a couple’s relationship, one indicator of which is the nearly non-existent divorce rate among NFP-practicing couples.

The diocese has NFP instructors available in a variety of methods. This course is divided into four to six sessions over the course of three months, to allow for a practicum in the method that will complete step 5 in the marriage preparation process. These courses aren’t just for engaged couples. They are for any married couple, no matter how long they’ve been together. Offered in many places around the diocese.

We’ve answered common questions about NFP, practicing NFP, and taking NFP courses.