Call to prayer for the synod finds home online, in app

By Catholic News Service, 22 October 2021
Image: Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network/Supplied


A new version of the Click to Pray 2.0 app, available for iOS and Android phones, encourages prayers for the Synod of Bishops. The app is an initiative of the Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network. 

Cardinal Mario Grech, secretary-general of the Synod of Bishops, said in the process to create a more “synodal church,” one where every member contributes and all listen to each other, “we are touching something divine, and prayer is essential.”

The synod office, the Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network and the women’s International Union of Superiors General have joined forces not only to encourage prayers, but to collect them, share them and build a global community of people praying for the synod and each other.

Their efforts are built on two main platforms: An updated version of Click to Pray, an app and website run by the prayer network, and Both were unveiled Oct. 19 at a Vatican news conference.

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With thanks to Crux and Catholic News Service (CNS), where this article originally appeared.


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