VATICAN CITY — Halfway through their meetings, Pope Francis and his council of cardinals have addressed many different themes, but the formation and care of families is a top priority in upcoming discussions.
Vatican spokesman Father Federico Lombardi revealed in an Oct. 2 press briefing that, so far, the council has reflected on the ecclesiology of the Second Vatican Council and the upcoming Synod of Bishops.
But Father Lombardi said that the pastoral care of families is the next major point of discussion in upcoming sessions.
The council of eight cardinals began their first session of meetings Tuesday, and they are due to finish on Thursday.
During the briefing, Father Lombardi...READ MORE