September 10, 2014

John Paul II Institute Scholars Notably Absent from Synod

July 21, 2014

No Catholic Divorce: Grounds and Obstacles to Annulments

The Church’s investigative process into the validity of marriages is strong, but many don’t know how the process works.

July 2, 2014

Synod’s Working Document Addresses Priestly Education, Faithful Knowledge

NEWS ANALYSIS: On June 27, the Vatican released the instrumentum laboris for the October Extraordinary Synod on Marriage and the Family.

June 18, 2014

St. John Paul II and the Synods on the Family


June 16, 2014

U.S. Bishops Ponder Challenges Posed by Family and Poverty Issues

At their annual spring meeting in New Orleans, the U.S. Church’s shepherds discussed how to fulfill Pope Francis’ vision for evangelization in the 21st century.

May 10, 2014

Cardinal Baldisseri's Comments in Context

May 7, 2014

Synod Secretary General Wants Change in Church's Teaching on Marriage

November 5, 2013

Will there be an earthquake at the Extraordinary Synod? (12 things to know and share)

October 8, 2013

Pope Francis Calls Synod on the Family, Evangelization

September 14, 2012

Pope Signs Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation

October 27, 2011

Cardinal Wuerl: 'Christ and His Message Give True and Lasting Meaning and Joy'

Archbishop of Washington responds to his appointment for the 2012 synod on the New Evangelization.

October 11, 2010

Pope: 'False God' of Terrorism Must Fall

March 26, 2010

Stemming the Decline of Middle East Catholics

Vatican Solicits Input for Synod From Everyday People

October 11, 2009

Synod Highlights Africa’s Potential

October 9, 2009

African Synod’s First Week

October 7, 2009

Archbishop Gregory’s Synod Comments

October 5, 2009

African Synod Begins

October 24, 2008

Synod Message Released

October 23, 2008

Sensible Approach to Scripture

October 21, 2008

Cardinal Pell Interview

October 20, 2008

Update: Benedict’s Synod Talk

October 20, 2008

Synod Tour de Force

October 15, 2008

Benedict’s Intervention

October 14, 2008

Scriptural ABCs

October 13, 2008

Cardinal Ouellet’s Synod Report

October 8, 2008

Synod Links

October 7, 2008

Pius XII Comments Rebuked

October 6, 2008

The Only Real Treasure

October 5, 2008

Benedict Reads Bible on TV

October 3, 2008

China Grounds Bishops

October 2, 2008

Patriarch Attending Synod

September 25, 2008

Pope Invites Grand Rabbi

September 23, 2008

Bible Lessons