Synod

From hierarchy to synodAs part of a Lent series of talks about the reign of Pope Francis, the Edinburgh Jesuit Centre invited Christopher Lamb from The Tablet to speak about the Holy Father’s reorganisation of the Church.In particular, Christopher's talk focused on the reform of the Church hierarchy and the shift towards a more synodal decision-making model.You can watch a recording of the talk by clicking hereFor more information about the Edinburgh Jesuit Centre, including upcoming talks,...
Nick Hanrahan reflects on his vocational journey with JRS and his hopes for the synod on young people. Hundreds of bishops from around the world will gather this month to participate in the 15th Ordinary Synod of Bishops. The Synod will examine ‘Young People, The Faith and Vocational Discernment’; a topic that, as a young Catholic, has prompted me to reflect on what faith and discernment means to me.My own faith came alive through an experience that made me realise for the first time that...