October 07, 2015
Cardinal Donald Wuerl of Washington told Vatican Radio that discussions have got off to a good start
October 06, 2015
Archbishop Paul-Andre Durocher of Gatineau said, where possible, women should be given higher positions in the Church
October 06, 2015
In a surprise speech to the synod, Francis said the 'Catholic doctrine on marriage has not been touched or put into question'
October 05, 2015
Vatican Radio translation of Pope Francis's speech to the General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops earlier today
October 05, 2015
Opening of the Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops on the Family
September 24, 2015
By strengthening the synod of bishops Pope Francis hopes to boost the chances of unity between Catholics and Orthodox Christians
December 09, 2014
Document includes 46 questions for national bishops’ conferences around the world