Tagged: Amazon Synod

From the Margins to the Centre

The sight of people from the Amazon with traditional clothes and instruments participating in a Mass in one of Rome’s grand baroque churches will be one of the defining images of this papacy. When...

Synod Groups Propose Amazonian Rite, New Ministries For Women

By Junno Arocho Esteves –  Creating an Amazonian-rite liturgy and new ministries for laypeople, including the ordination of women deacons, are some of the recurring proposals made by small groups at the Synod of Bishops...