Synod Update – The First Synod Theme
Our first meeting to come together and explore the first Synod Theme will be on Saturday 26 October directly after the 9.00am Mass.
Everyone is welcome.
At the meeting we will hear a little of what was said to inspire this Theme, reflect on Scripture and Tradition as we try to understand God’s dream for his Church, and generate proposals for action to put forward to the Synod.
This first part of our reflections on the day will look at what was said during the Synod Listening. Some of the things that led to this Theme are:
So, In the light of what people said you will be invited to reflect on the following questions and they are listed below to give you chance to give them some consideration before the meeting:-
Having reflected on the situation, how our faith informs us and what needs to be done in order to become the Church God is calling us to be, write your proposals for action and either hand it in to one of the Cathedral clergy, or at Cathedral House. Alternatively, you can take it along to the meeting on 26 October, or submit it online at www.synod2020.co.uk/themes.
I thank you for the wonder of my being,
And for all the goodness in my life.
I thank you that you have called and gifted me That I might make a difference in the world
In which you have placed me.
Open my heart more fully to your Spirit
That I may rejoice in all that you have done And will do in me and through me.