‘Circoli Minori’ Begin at Synod of Bishops on the Amazon
The Circoli Minori, minor circles of the different language groups, have begun meeting,
This was at today’s briefing in the Holy See Press Office, Oct. 10, following the sixth General Congregation of the Special Assembly of the Synod of Bishops for the Pan-Amazonian Region yesterday, and which was followed by the minor circles meeting together this morning.
The Synod is taking place Oct. 6-27, 2019, on the theme “Amazonia: new paths for the Church and for an integral ecology.”
Also speaking was Bishop Wilmar Santin, O. Carm., bishop-prelate of Itaituba, Brazil; Bishop Medardo de Jesús Henao Del Rio, M.X.Y., vicar apostolic of Mitú,