For a Synodal Church: Communion, Participation and Mission


A two-year ‘synodal’ process is taking place in the Catholic Church that culminates in the final Synod Gathering of Bishops in Rome in October 2023. The overall theme is “For a Synodal Church: Communion, Participation, Mission”.

SOME USEFUL LINKS

Bishop’s Pastoral Letter:        For Our Synod Journey October 2021

Prayer for the Synod:            Adsumus Sancte Spiritus

Guidebook for the Synod:      Vademecum

Official Website:                  Vatican Synod Website

FEEDBACK

Please do try to first engage in conversation with others in your parish, school, or institution before sending in your thoughts. This should be done in a prayerful way, invoking the help of the Holy Spirit. To help us to collate feedback our Diocese will be using the survey below. This will become ‘live’ after 15th December 2021. In the meantime it is visible here so that you can familiarise yourself with the questions that we will be considering:

THE SURVEY MAY SOMETIMES NOT BE VISIBLE WHILE IT IS BEING UPDATED (BEFORE 15TH DEC)