Michele Dillon is a professor of sociology at the University of New Hampshire. Her most recent book is Postsecular Catholicism: Relevance and Renewal. The views expressed here are the author’s own and do not reflect the views of the University of New Hampshire.

Youths attending a pre-synod meeting participate in the Way of the Cross at the Basilica of St. John Lateran in Rome on March 23. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
Faith Short Take
Michele DillonSeptember 21, 2018
The meeting of the Synod of Bishops on young people is an opportunity for an ongoing conversation between everyday lived experience and church teachings.