The Church of God is convoked in Synod.
“By walking together, and together reflecting on the journey made, the Church will be able to learn from what it will experience which processes can help it to live communion, to achieve participation, to open itself to mission.”
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Pope Francis: Synodality is not a ‘search for majority consensus’
Pope Francis said on Thursday that synodality is not a “search for majority consensus,” but rather a “style” guided by the Holy Spirit.
On synodality, Cardinal Advincula says ’no one should be left behind’
As Catholic dioceses across the world have already embarked on the synodal process, Cardinal Jose Advincula of Manila stressed that “everyone has a voice” and “everyone must be heard”.
Vatican gives world’s dioceses more time to consult Catholics ahead of Synod on Synodality
The Vatican announced on Friday that it will give dioceses around the world more time to complete local consultations ahead of the 2023 Synod on Synodality.
Bishop calls for ‘synodality’ in prison communities
With the ongoing diocesan phase of the synod, a Catholic bishop hoped that the Church would be able to provide the prison communities the experience of “solidarity and synodality”.
Archbishop Soc: Pray synod ushers a ‘new church’
As dioceses on Sunday opened the synodal process, a Catholic archbishop on Sunday asked for prayers that the synod will lead the church to renewal.
Synod on Synodality: ‘Your voice counts,’ Cardinal Advincula tells Filipinos
Cardinal Jose Advincula of Manila has called on the people to take part in the synodal process “no matter what your social, political, and economic, intellectual, or spiritual affiliation of our status is”.
CBCP: Synod must discern ‘signs of our times’
The country’s Catholic bishops said that the Synod on Synodality is seeking to discern the ‘signs of our times’ in order to respond to the calls of the present-day world.
Pope Francis launches 2-year synodal path with call to ‘encounter, listen, and discern’
Pope Francis formally launched the two-year global consultation process leading to the 2023 synod on synodality on Sunday with a call to “look others in the eye and listen to what they have to say.”
Pope Francis: Path to 2023 synod on synodality faces three ‘risks’
Pope Francis urged Catholics on Saturday to be conscious of three “risks” as they embark on the path to the 2023 synod on synodality.
Cardinals’ council discusses synod on synodality with Pope Francis
Pope Francis and his cardinal advisers discussed the upcoming synod on synodality on Tuesday.
Pope Francis: Synodal process not about ‘gathering opinions,’ but ‘listening to the Holy Spirit’
Pope Francis said on Saturday that the two-year process leading to the 2023 synod on synodality is not about “gathering opinions,” but “listening to the Holy Spirit.”
Vatican releases synod on synodality preparatory documents
The Vatican released Tuesday a preparatory document and handbook for the 2023 synod on synodality to be reviewed by all Catholic dioceses in the world over the next six months.
Members of commissions preparing synod on synodality unveiled
The general secretariat of the Synod of Bishops on Tuesday named the members of three groups helping to prepare the 2023 synod on synodality.
Vatican asks all Catholic dioceses to take part in synod on synodality
The Vatican announced Friday that the Synod of Bishops on synodality has been postponed to 2023, with a two-year consultative preparatory phase involving Catholic dioceses worldwide.
JESUS WALKED WITH THEM (Luke 24:15)
CBCP Pastoral Message for the Opening in the Local Churches of the Synod on Communion, Participation and Mission
PRAYER FOR THE SYNOD
Every session of the Second Vatican Council began with the prayer Adsumus Sancte Spiritus.