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October 26, 2015

Read: Full text of Pope Francis Homily at the Mass marking the closure of the Synod meeting 2015

Pope Francis at the end of the Synod meeting said the following in his homily to conclude the long ran 2015 Family Synod meeting that have been in full sitting…
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October 19, 2015

God wants Church to make ‘journey of synodality’, says Pope

Pontiff makes major address on 50th anniversary of the Synod of Bishops Pope Francis has outlined his vision for a Church that is “synodal” at every level, with everyone listening…
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October 17, 2015

Let’s show more love for the marginalised, says archbishop

'If we are going to really accompany people, we have to first of all engage them,' says Archbishop Cupich The Archbishop of Chicago has told reporters that something his mother once said might…
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Middle East - AfricaNews
October 16, 2015

Infertility leads to trauma and broken marriages, says Nigerian bishop

Bishop says for couples in Africa the pain of childlessness is 'beyond anything I can say' Married couples need more help in dealing with infertility and childlessness, which is “one…
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October 12, 2015

The Church must ‘learn the pathway of tough love’, says Cardinal Nichols

The cardinal called for love which is 'compassionate' and 'honest' during synod intervention Cardinal Vincent Nichols has said that the Church must practice “tough love” when it comes to the…
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October 12, 2015

Thirteen cardinals express concern over new synod rules in letter to Pope

Pope Francis reportedly responded to the letter by underlining support for procedures Thirteen cardinals wrote to Pope Francis at the start of the family synod expressing concerns about new procedures,…
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October 9, 2015

English synod group A’s report: full text

The full report of Circulus Anglicus 'A' In Jesus Christ, the Word made flesh, we find the source of hope for the family in the contemporary world. Thus confidence in…
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October 9, 2015

English synod group B’s report: full text

The full report of Circulus Anglicus 'B' The group recognised that the purpose of part I was not simply to repeat the analysis of last year’s Synod. It was felt,…
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October 9, 2015

English synod group C’s report: full text

The full report of Circulus Anglicus 'C' The Catholic Church presents a fascinating interplay of diversity and unity. In that sense, our journey through the week has been deeply Catholic,…
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October 8, 2015

Letters from the Synod: October 8, 2015

Reports and commentary, from Rome and elsewhere, on the XIV Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops DISQUISITIONS …being thoughts on Synod 2015 from various observers An unexploded bomb…
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