Inside the Vatican
In addition to the difficulty of changing the attitudes of Catholics accustomed to a “command and control model” of church, the synod faces several logistical challenges.
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Pope Francis
Nothing leaves Jesus indifferent; everything is of concern to him. Encountering faces, meeting eyes, sharing each individual’s history.
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Gerard O’Connell
The synod is intended to involve all the baptized—bishops, clergy, religious and laity—at the diocesan and continental levels.
Colleen Dulle
And why is Pope Francis holding a synod on synodality?