Freedom consists not in doing what we like, but in having the right to do what we ought.
Theology of the Body is Pope John Paul II’s integrated vision for the human person – one where body, soul and spirit are truly united. He seeks to explain what the body means as a sign of the person, how it shows the person’s call to be a gift, as well as how it reveals the nature of God and His plan for mankind.
The Foundation for the Person and the Family is dedicated to promote, protect and serve human life and the family in a manner that is consistent with the teachings of the Catholic Church as set out in the Catechism of the Catholic Church, Familiaris Consortio, Evangelium Vitae and Humana Vitae and through the promotion and teaching of the catechises of Pope John Paul II which is known as the Theology of the Body.
Theology of the Body South Africa is a group of young South Africans who are passionate about the teachings of St John Paul the Great on love, life, morality and sexuality called the Theology of the Body. We hope this site to be an extension of our ministry: spreading the fullness of this teaching and sharing our own experiences of the Holy Spirit’s work in our lives through “TOB”. How did it all start and what is this all about? Follow this link to find out.