Posts Tagged ‘Synodal Pathway’

Catholic Church reform first up for discussion at plenary assembly

Thursday, September 23rd, 2021
National Catholic Reporter

The German bishops’ plenary assembly began on Monday with urgent appeals for Catholic church reform and a reminder to heed admonitions from Pope Francis. Opening the assembly, conference president Bishop Georg Bätzing called on all bishops to embrace radical change. Visible changes are needed soon in the  German Catholic church reform project, he said. These Read more

Irish bishops choose woman to guide route to national synod

Monday, June 21st, 2021
Irish woman national synod

Irish Catholic bishops have chosen a woman to head preparations for a national synod, due to be held in the next five years. Nicola Brady is currently General Secretary of the Irish Council of Churches, and Joint Secretary of the Irish Inter-Church Meeting. She has been noted for facilitating relationship-building between the Christian churches in Read more