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The Synod on Family

The Synod on Family has ended in October 24 with a final document produced by the bishops gathered at the Assembly called by Pope Francis to discuss the churc’s views over marriage and family. The statement has sparked global attention, especially by its approach toward divorced people and same-sex marriage. Below, you can find some articles on the issue.

Catholic Paper on Family Is Hailed by All Sides, Raising Fears of Disputes – New York Times

Divide Over a Synod Statement on Family Matters – New York Times

Pope Francis complains of ‘closed hearts’ in Catholic Church following Synod defeat – The Independent

It’s a victory for the status quo but all is not yet lost for Francis – The Guardian

Pope criticizes conservative bishops with ‘closed hearts’ after synod – Aljazeera




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