"A Christian cannot be an anti-Semite; we share the same roots. It would be a contradiction of faith and life."
Cardinal Blase Cupich spoke about the synod’s method of “synodality,” the sexual and other forms of abuse of minors, the role of women in the church and migration.
“May the Most High receive the dead in his peace, comfort their families and sustain the wounded,” he prayed as he addressed thousands of pilgrims from many countries gathered in St. Peter’s Square on Sunday, Oct. 28.
The text is intended as a guideline to be adapted at the national and local level in different countries.