Pope joins meeting to prepare synod for the Amazon

Posted April 16, 2018 9:22 pm by Editor

Pope joins meeting to prepare synod for the Amazon

VATICAN – Pope Francis met with members of the preparatory council for the Synod of Bishops for the Amazon region, which will take place in Rome in October 2019.Meeting in Rome April 12-13, the presynod council worked with Cardinal Lorenzo Baldisseri, secretary-general of the Synod of Bishops, to finalize the preparatory document and related questionnaire for the special assembly next year.The council members and several experts on the Amazon, who were invited to attend, discussed the pastoral needs in the territory, especially the need “for a more incisive inculturation of the Gospel for the people who live there, particularly the

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