Letters from the Synod: Follow the pain-lines! The Amazonian Synod listens and learns

  Letters from the Synod is written by Br Mark O’Connor FMS. Currently in Rome for the Synod of Bishops for the Pan-Amazon Region, Br Mark will be providing regular updates and news from the Synod.   Letter Number Four. “Following the Spirit means following the pain-lines to join the powerless in the Spirit’s creative and redemptive work” Fr Enda McDonagh   Dear Friends, The Spirit is leading Pope Francis and the Synod of Bishops for the Pan-Amazon Region to follow the “pain-lines” of the local Churches of the Amazonian region and to join the powerless. That has enormous significance for them and also for the entire Universal Church. And so, after two intense weeks of hundreds of speeches and many … Continue reading Letters from the Synod: Follow the pain-lines! The Amazonian Synod listens and learns