Posts Tagged ‘World Meeting of Parish Priests’

Letter from the Holy Father to the Parish Priests

Thursday, May 16th, 2024
Papal letter

Dear Brother Priests, The International Meeting “Parish Priests for the Synod”, and the dialogue with all of you who have taken part, provide me with the opportunity to pray for the parish priests the world over. To all of you, I address these words with great affection. It is so obvious as to sound almost Read more

World meeting of parish priests preparing for Synod on Synodality

Thursday, April 18th, 2024
World Meeting of Parish Priests

A world meeting of parish priests will later this month prepare for this year’s Synod on Synodality. The priests at the April 29–May 2 Rome-based meeting will reflect on the theme “How to Be a Synodal Local Church in Mission”. The invitation The synod’s General Secretariat has invited several parish priests to attend the second Read more

Whanganui parish priest going to priests’ pre-Synod gathering

Thursday, April 18th, 2024

The New Zealand Catholic Bishops Conference has selected Whanganui Parish Priest Fr Craig Butler to attend a pre-synod world meeting of parish priests at the Vatican. Butler (pictured) will represent New Zealand’s Catholic priests at the gathering from 28 April to 2 May. He and 300 confreres from across the globe will share views and Read more