What’s in the final document of the Amazon Synod? | Developing Story

What’s in the final document of the Amazon Synod? | Developing Story

A call for greater solidarity and pastoral care to the Amazon region is at the heart of the final document produced by the Amazon Synod.

This week Sebastian Gomes talks to Fr. Luke Hansen, SJ, one final time regarding the Amazon Synod. The possibility of married priests and women deacons are only two of the myriad of responses that the synod fathers had to the dialogue produced be this synod.

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