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S+L BLOG: Pre-Synodal Meeting 2018,Synod of Bishops 2018



The much anticipated Canonization Mass took place in St. Peter’s Square on Sunday, October 14. The Holy Father officially declared seven men and women as new saints of the Church. The seven who were entered into the canon of saints were Pope Paul VI, Archbishop Óscar Romero, Fr. Vincenzo Romano, Fr. Francesco Spinelli, Mother Maria ...read more
Pope Francis asks: Do we follow Jesus as lovers, really prepared to leave behind something for him? Read the full text of the homily here. ...read more
Salt + Light TV presents a LIVE broadcast of the Canonization Mass in St. Peter's Square on Sunday, Oct. 14. Find out everything you need to know here. ...read more
With the Vatican’s announcement today of Cardinal Wuerl’s retirement, the Archdiocese of Washington has released a letter from the Holy Father to the cardinal, making clear his support for the cardinal’s ministry and leadership and also praising the cardinal for putting the good of the Church first. Here are the stories that we bring you ...read more
All kinds of videos about the Synod are surfacing online and being shared on social media. Check out Noel's selection here. ...read more
There are a lot of myths about vocations. Read this first part of Kristina Glicksman's new series to find out the truth about vocation and discernment. ...read more
The pope and synod fathers hear an intervention from the first of the youth auditors - and other stories. ...read more
The Archbishop of Malta responds to journalists, reflecting on the Synod’s approach to addressing clerical sexual abuse - and other stories. ...read more
Today at the Synod of Bishops, reports on the first week of discussion were presented by the fourteen small language groups. Find out more here. ...read more
The pope speaks about the Church's closeness to those experiencing broken relationships and difficult marriages - and other stories. ...read more