Synod Bishops Offer Little Hope for Positive Report on LGBT Issues

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SYNOD 2015: Reading Tea Leaves As the End Approaches

In just a few days, the Synod on the Family will conclude after three weeks of deliberations. What outcome or impact all of this will have in the church as the bishops depart Rome and return to their local churches is less apparent. Read More

Not All Synod Bishops Agree That a Change in Language Would Be Helpful

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Australia's Archbishop Mark Coleridge: Finally, a Bishop Who "Gets It" !

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Cardinal Gracias to LGBT People: 'Church Embraces You, Wants You, Needs You'

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Cupich vs. Chaput: Examining the Tensions in the Synod

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Cupich: Synod Would Have Gained from Hearing from Lesbian and Gay Couples

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Challenges of Reporting from the Synod: Homophobic Statements, Leaked Documents, the Rumor Mill, and How to Keep Up With It All

Below is the next installment of Bondings 2.0’s reports from the Synod on Marriage and... Read More

Should the Church Be a Mother or Father to Families? What's the Difference?

Below is the next installment of Bondings 2.0’s reports from the Synod on Marriage and... Read More

Allowing Local Strategies Sounds Like a Good Idea–Except If You're in Newark

Below is the next installment of Bondings 2.0’s reports from the Synod on Marriage and... Read More