Synodal Listening Sessions continue in all shapes and sizes

Synodal Listening Sessions continue in all shapes and sizes

By Deacon Tom Cuskey and Tom Maguire Bishop Douglas J. Lucia continued this past week to move through the calendar of diocesan Listening Sessions in preparation of the Synod of the World’s Bishops in 2023. Notes and records from Listening Sessions held around...
Listening Session No. 1 wows Bishop Lucia

Listening Session No. 1 wows Bishop Lucia

He hears impassioned commentary as synodal process inspires speakers By Tom Maguire | Associate editor One participant said his job entails speaking, but they were all orators Nov. 3 at the opening Listening Session of the Diocesan Synod. “I am so impressed by...
Synod Listening Sessions are under way

Synod Listening Sessions are under way

By Sister Katie Eiffe, CSJ By now, hopefully, you have heard about the “Synodal Listening Sessions” which are scheduled in the various Pastoral Care Areas throughout the diocese. These listening sessions are part of Bishop Douglas J. Lucia’s...
Diocesan Synod invites comments on hopes, dreams, concerns

Diocesan Synod invites comments on hopes, dreams, concerns

Editor’s note: Sister Katie Eiffe is the Vicar for Religious and Diocesan Director of Synod Planning. By Sister Katie Eiffe, CSJ  If you have been reading the Sun for the last few weeks, you know that we have embarked on a synodal process! The Holy Father...
A message to religious women and men in the diocese

A message to religious women and men in the diocese

By Sister Katie Eiffe, CSJ  When Bishop Douglas J. Lucia appointed me as Director of Synodal Planning, he also named me as Vicar for Religious. In that role, I serve as a liaison between the religious communities who serve in the diocese, and the Bishop. Bishop...

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