Synod News & Events
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What's Being Said
Nov 10: Synodality in Africa
by Sr. Marie Randrianirina
Nov 8: Inclusion of women in the synod
by Maria Nirmalini, Vatican News
Nov 8: The Synod Journey Continues
by Massimo Faggioli, Commonweal
Nov 3: The good and bad spirits I experienced at the synod by Fr. J. Martin
Nov 2: Pope Francis reminds us to reject clericalism by Daniel Horan, NCR
Official Synod Releases
Oct 18: What will the synod change?
The Synod's Official Social Media
Local parishes & groups host listening sessions for prayer & discernment
National bishop conferences submit
Sep 2022 - Mar 2023
7 continental meetings: will gather: Oceania, Asia, Europe, Middle East, Latin America & North America
Vatican prepares the 2nd Instrumentum Laboris (working document)
Universal Phase, Pt.1
The Synod gathers in Rome
Universal Phase, Pt.2
Synod gathers in Rome for a second time
Quotes from the Vatican's Working Document for the Continental Stage
"We have discovered that synodality is THE way of being Church.
The Holy Spirit is asking us to be more synodal." England & Wales